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Keiffer Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Keifer. Altered spelling of German Kieffer (see Kiefer).

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


Similar surnames: Keifer, Keefner, Kieffer, Peiffer, Keiper, Seifer, Leifer, Keiser

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Keiffer Family Origin

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Keiffer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keiffer. The most common Keiffer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Keiffer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Keiffer family was Carpenter.

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Keiffer Historical Records

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Keiffer Life Expectancy

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