Haefner Family History

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Haefner Name Meaning

German (Häfner): variant of Hafner. This is the normal term for a potter in southwestern Germany, and the surname is largely confined to this area of the country.

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


Similar surnames: Hafner, Hefner, Haffner, Heefner, Hoefner, Haener, Heffner, Haeffner

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Haefner Family Origin

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Haefner Family Occupations

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

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  • Laborer

    12%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Butcher

    4%

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In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Haefner. The most common Haefner occupation in the USA was Laborer. 12% of Haefner's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Haefner family was Butcher.

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Haefner Historical Records

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Haefner Life Expectancy

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Famous Haefner Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)

Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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