Loper Name Meaning

Dutch and North German (Löper): occupational name for a messenger or for someone who made excursions into the woods (see Looper).

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


Similar surnames: Loeper, Looper, Roper, Koper, Loder, Lober, Loyer, Sloper, Piper

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Loper Family Origin

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Loper Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Loper occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Loper's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Loper. A less common occupation for the Loper family was Farm Laborer.

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Loper Historical Records

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Loper Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Loper life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Loper in 1946 was 46, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Loper

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