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Toepfer Name Meaning

German (Töpfer): occupational name for a maker of metal or earthenware pots, from an agent derivative of Middle High German topf(e) ‘pot’, ‘vessel’ (first attested in the 12th century, and at first found only in the eastern German dialects).

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


Similar surnames: Hopfer, Tepper, Depner, Tretter, Lepper, Klepfer, Hoepfner, Tupper

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Toepfer Family Origin

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Toepfer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Cabinet Maker

    8%
  • Agt For Fire Ins. Co.

    4%
  • Bakery

    4%

In 1880, the most common Toepfer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Toepfer's were Farmers. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Agt For Fire Ins. Co. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Toepfer. A less common occupation for the Toepfer family was Bakery.

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Toepfer Historical Records

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Toepfer Life Expectancy

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