Espe Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place called Espe or Espa, or a topographic name from Middle Low German espe ‘aspen’, Middle High German aspe. Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads so named, from Old Norse espi ‘aspen’.

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

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Espe Family Origin

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Espe Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Furniture Dealer

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Espe family was Furniture Dealer. The most common Espe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Espe's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Espe.

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Espe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Espe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Espe in 1957 was 52, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Espe

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