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Pfautz Name Meaning

South German: nickname for a bloated, puffing person, from a noun derivative of Middle High German phusen ‘to breathe hard’, ‘puff’.

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


Similar surnames: Bautz, Plautz, Pfau, Platz, Kautz, Plaut, Prast, Spatz, Plate, Fauth

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Pfautz Family Origin

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Pfautz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Retired Farmer

    16%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Book Agent

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pfautz family was Book Agent. Farmer, Retired Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pfautz. The most common Pfautz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Pfautz's were Farmers.

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Pfautz Historical Records

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Pfautz Life Expectancy

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