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Pfahler Name Meaning

German (also Pfähler): variant of Pfahl with the addition of the agent suffix -er, hence an occupational name for someone who erected stakes in vineyards, for instance, or who built fencing.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Fahrer, Pfahl, Zahler, Parler, Faler, Hatler, Piehler, Pooler, Fehler

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Pfahler Family Origin

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Pfahler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Tanner

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

In 1880, the most common Pfahler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Pfahler's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Tanner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pfahler. A less common occupation for the Pfahler family was Blacksmith.

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Pfahler Historical Records

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Pfahler Life Expectancy

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