Kauffman Family History

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Kauffman Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German and Ashkenazic Jewish Kaufmann.

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


Similar surnames: Kauffmann, Cauffman, Kaufman, Kaufmann, Laufman, Koffman, Saffran

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Kauffman Family Origin

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Kauffman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Servant

    25%
  • Cabinet Maker

    6%
  • Farmer Son

    6%

In 1881, Farmer, Servant and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kauffman. A less common occupation for the Kauffman family was Farmer Son. The most common Kauffman occupation in Canada was Farmer. 38% of Kauffman's were Farmers.

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Kauffman Historical Records

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Kauffman Life Expectancy

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