Hufnagel Family History

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Hufnagel Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a farrier, from Middle High German hufnagel ‘horseshoe nail’ (literally ‘hoof nail’).

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


Similar surnames: Nagel, Hartnagel, Hengel, Krengel, Hunger, Hafner, Mengel, Juengel

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Hufnagel Family Origin

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Hufnagel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Gardener

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Butcher

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Hufnagel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Hufnagel's were Farmers. Farmer, Gardener and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hufnagel. A less common occupation for the Hufnagel family was Butcher.

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Hufnagel Historical Records

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Hufnagel Life Expectancy

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