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Dapper Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: nickname from dapper ‘brave’, ‘gallant’.

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


Similar surnames: Tapper, Napper, Kapper, Dupper, Sapper, Kappers, Happe, Happel

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Dapper Family Origin

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Dapper Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Tailor

    9%
  • Barber

    5%
  • Bookkeeper

    5%

In 1880, the most common Dapper occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Dapper's were Farmers. Farmer, Tailor and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dapper. A less common occupation for the Dapper family was Bookkeeper.

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Dapper Historical Records

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Dapper Life Expectancy

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