Philipp Klöpfer

6 February 1861–8 April 1861
Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany

The Life of Philipp

When Philipp Klöpfer was born on 6 February 1861, in Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany, his father, Johan Georg Schneider, was 18 and his mother, Elisabetha Klöpfer, was 26. He died on 8 April 1861, in Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany, at the age of 0.

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Family Time Line

Johan Georg Schneider
1843–
Elisabetha Klöpfer
1834–1881
Philipp Klöpfer
1861–1861
Heinrich Kloepfer
Philipp Kloepfer
1863–1940
Jacob William Kloepfer
1870–1962
August Emil Georg Kloepfer
1875–1875
Maximilian Georg Schneider
1876–

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Name Meaning

South German (also Klöpfer) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from Middle High German klopfære, German Klöpfer, a noun derivative of Middle High German klopfen ‘to pound, bang, or hammer’; this could denote someone working in the wool, hemp, or millinery trades, a miner, metal worker, or hunter.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Philipp Klöpfer, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Phillip Kloepfer in entry for Phillip Kloepfer, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1938-1961"
  • Philipp Klöpfer, "Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"

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