Pfannenstiel Family History

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Pfannenstiel Name Meaning

South German: from Middle High German pfannenstil ‘panhandle’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a pansmith or tinker, or for a cook. Bahlow says the word is also recorded as a field name, which could have given rise to the surname.

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


Similar surnames: Fenster, Federspiel, Hippensteel, Nestel, Pfenninger, Falkenstein

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Pfannenstiel Family Origin

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Pfannenstiel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

In 1880, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pfannenstiel. The most common Pfannenstiel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Pfannenstiel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pfannenstiel family was Laborer.

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Pfannenstiel Historical Records

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Pfannenstiel Life Expectancy

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