Depperschmidt Family History

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Depperschmidt Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a blacksmith who made metal pots (as opposed to a potter who made clay pots), from an unrounded form of Middle Low German döpper ‘potter’ + Schmied.

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


Similar surnames: Messerschmidt, Hammerschmidt, Schmidt, Coopersmith, Goldschmidt

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Depperschmidt Family Occupations

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Depperschmidt Life Expectancy

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Average Depperschmidt life expectancy in 2001 was 97 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

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