Hafer Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a grower of or dealer in oats, from German Hafer ‘oats’. Compare Haber. As a Jewish surname, it is in many cases ornamental.

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List of People with Surname Hafer

Based on our public records, there are a total of 1,478 people with the surname Hafer. Among these people surnamed Hafer, there are approximately 319 distinct names, with an average of 4 people who share the same name. Robert Hafer, Mary Hafer and William Hafer are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Hafer, with 30, 29 and 28 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that Pennsylvania has the most people surnamed Hafer, with a total of 361 people, and there are a total of 177 distinct names among these people. Ohio is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hafer, with a total of 143 people and an average of 102 distinct names.