Pfeifer Family History

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Pfeifer Name Meaning

German and Jewish: variant spelling of Pfeiffer. This spelling of the surname is also found in Slovenia.

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

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Pfeifer Family Origin

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Pfeifer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Butcher

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pfeifer. The most common Pfeifer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Pfeifer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pfeifer family was Butcher.

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Pfeifer Historical Records

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Pfeifer Life Expectancy

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Famous Pfeifer Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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