Pheifer Family History

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Pheifer Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Pfeiffer.

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


Similar surnames: Pfeifer, Phifer, Peifer, Keifer, Pifer, Hepfer, Heifner, Peiffer

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Pheifer Family Origin

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Pheifer Family Occupations

What did your Pheifer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Keeping House and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pheifer. A less common occupation for the Pheifer family was Brace Finisher. The most common Pheifer occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Pheifer's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    22%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Shoemaker

    11%
  • Brace Finisher

    6%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Pheifer ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Pheifer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Pheifer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pheifer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Pheifer. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Pheifer. For the veterans among your Pheifer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pheifer Life Expectancy

What is the average Pheifer lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Pheifer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Pheifer in 1964 was 72, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pheifer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pheifer ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Pheifer Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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