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Liefer Name Meaning

German or Dutch: possibly from a short form of a Germanic personal name composed with liub ‘dear’ + hart ‘strong’ or her- ‘army’.

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


Similar surnames: Lier, Giefer, Sierer, Rieber, Kiefer, Lever, Siever, Lueder, Sieger

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Liefer Family Origin

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Liefer Family Occupations

What did your Liefer ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Sadler

    13%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Liefer family was Sadler. Farmer and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Liefer. The most common Liefer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Liefer's were Farmers.

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Liefer Historical Records

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Liefer Life Expectancy

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