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Pfitzer Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a well or a pond, from Middle High German pfütze ‘spring’, ‘well’.

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


Similar surnames: Pitzer, Fitzner, Fitzer, Fetzer, Mitter, Pfister, Sitzer, Putzer

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Pfitzer Family Origin

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Pfitzer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeps Notion Store

    11%
  • Music Teacher

    11%
  • Paper Carrier

    11%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pfitzer family was Paper Carrier. Farmer, Keeps Notion Store and Music Teacher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pfitzer. The most common Pfitzer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Pfitzer's were Farmers.

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Pfitzer Historical Records

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Pfitzer Life Expectancy

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