Peffers Family History

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Peffers Name Meaning

Scottish (East Lothian): probably a topographic name for someone who lived on from either of two burns so named in East Lothian. North German: variant of Pfeffer. German: altered spelling of Peffer.

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


Similar surnames: Peffer, Leffert, Peters, Pfeffer, Pepper, Peeler, Peers, Leffers

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Peffers Family Origin

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Peffers Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Farm Labourer

    14%
  • Student

    14%
  • Cabinet Maker

    7%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Peffers family was Cabinet Maker. The most common Peffers occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Peffers's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Labourer and Student were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peffers.

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Peffers Historical Records

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Peffers Life Expectancy

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