Alper Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Halpern. Dutch: from a short form of the personal name Alpert.

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


Similar surnames: Alter, Alpert, Alder, Galper, Halper, Alber, Alpers, Alpern, Alger

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Alper Family Origin

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Alper Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1880, the most common Alper occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Alper's were Farmers.

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Alper Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Alper life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Alper in 1949 was 45, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Alper

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