Midkiff Family History

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Midkiff Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Mittelkauff, an occupational name for a broker or middleman, from Middle High German mittel ‘middle’ + kauf ‘purchase’. Compare Middlekauff.

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


Similar surnames: Reiff, Streiff, Minkler, Iliff, Medoff, Wilkie, Milian, Mcduff, Skiff

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Midkiff Family Origin

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Midkiff Family Occupations

What did your Midkiff ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    74%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

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In 1880, the most common Midkiff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 74% of Midkiff's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Midkiff family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Midkiff.

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Midkiff Historical Records

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Midkiff Life Expectancy

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