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Stauffer Name Meaning

occupational name for a maker or seller of beakers or mugs, from an agent derivative of Middle High German stouf ‘beaker’, ‘stoup’. habitational name for someone from any of the various minor places named with this word, for example Stauf, Staufen; the reference is to hills thought to resemble a beaker in shape.

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


Similar surnames: Stauff, Stanger, Stuhler, Stadler, Stahler, Stucker, Stamper, Sauser

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Stauffer Family Origin

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Stauffer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Cultivateur

    8%
  • Agent

    4%
  • Agl. Agent

    4%

In 1881, the most common Stauffer occupation in Canada was Farmer. 58% of Stauffer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Stauffer family was Agl. Agent. Farmer, Cultivateur and Agent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stauffer.

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