Pifer Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Peif(f)er or similar variants of Pfeiffer.

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


Similar surnames: Fifer, Piker, Phifer, Piper, Peifer, Ticer, Winer, Siler, Rizer

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Pifer Family Origin

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Pifer Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Labor

    17%
  • Trackman

    17%

In 1881, Carpenter, Farmer and Labor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pifer. The most common Pifer occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 33% of Pifer's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Pifer family was Trackman.

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Pifer Historical Records

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Pifer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Pifer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Pifer in 1951 was 54, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pifer

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