Lerper Family History

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Lerper Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Lerner, Lepper, Leeper, Kerper, Leaper, Lerer, Leiper, Perper, Berner

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Lerper Family Origin

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Lerper Family Occupations

What did your Lerper ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lerper. 13% of Lerper men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Lerper women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lerper were Asst Cameraman and Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    13%
  • Laborer
    13%
  • Aceto Salesman
    4%
  • Asst Cameraman
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
    15%
  • Brokeeper
    8%
  • Caretaker Of Opts
    8%
  • Cook
    8%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Lerper Historical Records

What Lerper family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 260 census records available for the last name Lerper. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lerper census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 21 immigration records available for the last name Lerper. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 10 military records available for the last name Lerper. For the veterans among your Lerper ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lerper Life Expectancy

What is the average Lerper lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lerper ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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