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Keiper Name Meaning

occupational name for a fisherman, from Middle High German keiper ‘fisherman’, ‘fish netter’, found in the Upper German dialects, but also in Prussian, keip ‘weir’ (fish trap) (see Keip) may be the source of the name. variant of Keuper, itself a variant of Käufer (see Kaufer) or of Küpper (see Kupper); this is a frequent surname in the lower Rhine area.

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


Similar surnames: Kiper, Kemper, Keiler, Kerper, Pepper, Kelner, Keifer, Keiner, Weiher

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Keiper Family Origin

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Keiper Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Keiper family was Laborer. The most common Keiper occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Keiper's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keiper.

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Keiper Life Expectancy

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