Paffrath Family History

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Paffrath Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Paffrath in North Rhine-Westphalia.

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


Similar surnames: Walrath, Forth, Barth, Potratz, Baruth, Kamrath, Pankratz, Kamprath

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Paffrath Family Origin

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Paffrath Family Occupations

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  • Confectionir

    33%
  • Keeping House

    33%
  • Rectifier In Distillery

    33%

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In 1880, Confectionir and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Paffrath. The most common Paffrath occupation in the USA was Confectionir. 33% of Paffrath's were Confectionirs. A less common occupation for the Paffrath family was Rectifier In Distillery.

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Paffrath Historical Records

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Paffrath Life Expectancy

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