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The last name Shafer is Greek, the Greek meaning is young idiot

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Shafer Life Expectancy

According to our database of 10,392 people with the last name Shafer that have a birth and death date listed:

Life Expectancy

73.2
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Most Common Shafer First Names

According to our database of 15,467 people with the last name Shafer that have a first name listed, these are the most common first names:

  • John 3.1%
  • William 2.6%
  • Robert 2.3%
  • Charles 1.9%
  • James 1.8%
  • Mary 1.6%
  • George 1.5%
  • Henry 0.9%
  • Richard 0.8%
  • David 0.8%
  • Helen 0.8%
  • Harry 0.8%
  • Paul 0.8%
  • Donald 0.7%
  • Harold 0.7%
  • Joseph 0.7%
  • Dorothy 0.7%
  • Thomas 0.7%
  • Frank 0.7%
  • Ruth 0.7%
  • Edward 0.6%
  • Raymond 0.6%
  • Margaret 0.6%
  • Ralph 0.5%
  • Samuel 0.5%
  • Walter 0.5%
  • Carl 0.5%
  • Albert 0.5%
  • Elizabeth 0.5%
  • Jacob 0.5%
  • Howard 0.5%
  • Anna 0.5%
  • Kenneth 0.5%
  • Fred 0.4%
  • Earl 0.4%
  • Clarence 0.4%
  • Alice 0.4%
  • Arthur 0.4%
  • Betty 0.4%
  • Mildred 0.4%
  • Jack 0.4%
  • Ronald 0.3%
  • Daniel 0.3%
  • Michael 0.3%
  • Florence 0.3%
  • Ethel 0.3%
  • Roy 0.3%
  • Virginia 0.3%
  • Frederick 0.3%
  • Esther 0.3%

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