Nifong Family History

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Nifong Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of German Neufang, a nickname for a new settler or a topographic name for someone who lived on newly cleared land, from Middle High German niuvanc.

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


Similar surnames: Wilfong, Riling, Nonn, Spong, Nuding, Picon, Xiong, Tirone, Font

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Nifong Family Origin

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Nifong Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Mechanic

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Nifong occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Nifong's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Nifong family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Keeping House and Mechanic were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nifong.

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Nifong Historical Records

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Nifong Life Expectancy

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