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Coffer Name Meaning

English: from Old French cof(f)re ‘chest’, ‘box’, applied as a metonymic occupational name for a maker of coffers or chests or, by extension, for a treasurer. Probably an Americanized spelling of German Kaufer or Kauffer (see Kaufer).

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


Similar surnames: Offer, Cofer, Confer, Comer, Coffel, Copper, Coomer, Duffer, Colmer

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Coffer Family Origin

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Coffer Family Occupations

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  • Servant

    100%

In 1881, the most common Coffer occupation in Canada was Servant. 100% of Coffer's were Servants.

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