Karper Family History

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Karper Name Meaning

German and Jewish (from Poland and Germany): a derivative of Karp.

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


Similar surnames: Kerper, Karpel, Karber, Kapper, Karner, Karger, Kamper, Kasner

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Karper Family Origin

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Karper Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Barber

    5%

In 1880, the most common Karper occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Karper's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Karper. A less common occupation for the Karper family was Barber.

Source: Census data for Karper | Data not to scale

Karper Historical Records

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Karper Life Expectancy

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