Japhet Family History

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Japhet Name Meaning

From the Biblical name Japhet.

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


Similar surnames: Japp, Rachel, Jaquet, Janet, Happel, Appelt, Papes, Piet, Hache

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Japhet Family Origin

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Japhet Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Farm Laborer

    12%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Keeps House

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Japhet family was Keeps House. The most common Japhet occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Japhet's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Japhet.

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Japhet Historical Records

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Japhet Life Expectancy

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