Pfander Family History

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Pfander Name Meaning

German: variant of Pfender (see Pfendler).

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


Similar surnames: Pfender, Zander, Lander, Wander, Pinder, Pounder, Pfahler, Fender

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Pfander Family Origin

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Pfander Family Occupations

What did your Pfander ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Pfander occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Pfander's were Farmers. Farmer, Baker and Baker & Confectioner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pfander. A less common occupation for the Pfander family was Brick Layer.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Baker

    16%
  • Baker & Confectioner

    5%
  • Brick Layer

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Pfander ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Pfander Historical Records

What Pfander family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Pfander. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pfander census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Pfander

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Pfander. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Pfander. For the veterans among your Pfander ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pfander Life Expectancy

What is the average Pfander lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Pfander life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Pfander in 1957 was 44, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pfander

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pfander ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Pfander Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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