Ufer Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived on the bank or shore of a river, lake, or sea, late Middle High German uover, Middle Low German over, or a habitational name from a place named with this word, two examples of which are found in Austria and one in Germany, near Cologne.

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


Similar surnames: Uber, Eder, Buser, Lier, Rufer, Urfer, Fey, Zuber, Eber, Meer

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Ufer Family Origin

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Ufer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Brewer

    10%
  • Cane Man

    10%
  • Carpenter

    10%

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In 1880, Farmer, Brewer and Cane Man were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ufer. The most common Ufer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Ufer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ufer family was Carpenter.

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Ufer Historical Records

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Ufer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Ufer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Ufer in 1960 was 61, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ufer

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