Papier Family History

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Papier Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic) and German: metonymic occupational name for a paper maker or merchant, from German Papier ‘paper’.

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


Similar surnames: Paper, Pepper, Wapner, Packer, Spanier, Peper, Popper, Paster, Kapfer

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Papier Family Origin

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Papier Family Occupations

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  • Cigar Maker

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Shoe Maker

    20%

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In 1880, the most common Papier occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker. 20% of Papier's were Cigar Makers. Cigar Maker, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Papier. A less common occupation for the Papier family was Shoe Maker.

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Papier Historical Records

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Papier Life Expectancy

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