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Pfingsten Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German pfingeste(n) ‘Whitsun’, ‘Pentecost’, probably a nickname for a person with tax or service obligations at that time of year. Compare Pentecost.

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


Similar surnames: Finster, Finger, Pfister, Priester, Yingst, Pfingston, Weingarten

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Pfingsten Family Origin

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Pfingsten Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Mason

    50%

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In 1880, Farmer and Mason were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pfingsten. The most common Pfingsten occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Pfingsten's were Farmers.

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Pfingsten Life Expectancy

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