Deffner Family History

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Deffner Name Meaning

German: dialect variant of the habitational name Deffinger, denoting someone from Deffingen in Swabia, earlier Tafingen.

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


Similar surnames: Geffner, Duffer, Derner, Denner, Hoffner, Depner, Reffner, Deaner

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Deffner Family Origin

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Deffner Family Occupations

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  • Baker

    13%
  • Cabinet Maker

    13%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Iron Moulder

    13%

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In 1880, the most common Deffner occupation in the USA was Baker. 13% of Deffner's were Bakers. Baker, Cabinet Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deffner. A less common occupation for the Deffner family was Iron Moulder.

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Deffner Historical Records

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Deffner Life Expectancy

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