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Pfeifle Name Meaning

South German: metonymic occupational name for a whistle player, from a diminutive of Middle High German pfif(e) ‘pipe’, ‘whistle’.

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


Similar surnames: Pfeiffer, Pfeil, Geigle, Pfeiler, Feige, Treible, Pfeffer, Faille

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Pfeifle Family Origin

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Pfeifle Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Pfeifle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Pfeifle's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pfeifle family was Chair Maker. Farmer, Boot & Shoe Maker and Carriage Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pfeifle.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    6%
  • Carriage Maker

    6%
  • Chair Maker

    6%

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Pfeifle Historical Records

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Pfeifle Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, Pfeifle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Pfeifle in 1956 was 54, and 82 in 2004.

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