Kepp Family History

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Kepp Name Meaning

German: from the personal name Kaspar. Probably an altered spelling of German Köpp(e) (see Koepp).

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


Similar surnames: Kapp, Keep, Lepp, Kipp, Kopp, Klepp, Kemp, Repp, Keip, Tepp

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Kepp Family Origin

Where is the Kepp family from?

Kepp Family Occupations

What did your Kepp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kepp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Kepp's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kepp. A less common occupation for the Kepp family was Baker.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Baker

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Kepp ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Kepp Historical Records

What Kepp family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kepp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kepp census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Kepp

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Kepp. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Kepp. For the veterans among your Kepp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kepp Life Expectancy

What is the average Kepp lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Kepp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Kepp in 1957 was 48, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kepp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kepp ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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