Erpelding Family History

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Erpelding Name Meaning

German: patronymic from any of the various personal names beginning with the element Erp-, Erb-.

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

Similar surnames: Redding, Emling, Gerberding, Breeding, Golding, Ebeling, Everding

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Erpelding Family Origin

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Erpelding Family Occupations

What did your Erpelding ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Erpelding occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Erpelding's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Erpelding family was Manufacturer Of Dinner Boxes. Farmer, Cooper and Lives On Her Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Erpelding.

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  • Farmer

  • Cooper

  • Lives On Her Farm

  • Manufacturer Of Dinner Boxes


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Erpelding ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Erpelding Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Erpelding. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Erpelding 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Erpelding. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Erpelding. For the veterans among your Erpelding ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Erpelding Life Expectancy

What is the average Erpelding lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2003, in the United States, Erpelding life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Erpelding in 1960 was 53, and 75 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Erpelding

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Erpelding 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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