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Keppen Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Dutch Keppene, Keepen or Keppenne, nickname from Middle Dutch kippin ‘new-born calf’ or from Flemish keppe ‘pampered child’. Respelling of German Köppen (see Koeppen).

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

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Keppen Family Origin

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Keppen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Cabinet Maker

    17%
  • Gardner

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

In 1880, the most common Keppen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Keppen's were Farmers. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Gardner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keppen. A less common occupation for the Keppen family was Laborer.

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Keppen Life Expectancy

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