Karpe Name Meaning

Indian (Maharashtra); pronounced as cur-pay: Hindu (Maratha) name, from Marathi k?rpa ‘burned’, ‘scorched’. Possibly also an American variant of Karp.

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


Similar surnames: Kade, Kari, Karp, Karre, Karpel, Karpf, Kara, Karner, Kampe, Karper

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Karpe Family Origin

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Karpe Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • At Saloon

    13%
  • Brick Mason

    13%
  • Farming

    13%

In 1880, Farmer, At Saloon and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Karpe. A less common occupation for the Karpe family was Farming. The most common Karpe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Karpe's were Farmers.

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Karpe Historical Records

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Karpe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Karpe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Karpe in 1964 was 77, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Karpe

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