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Neeper Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of German Nieper, from the Germanic personal name Nidperht, based on an element cognate with Old High German nit ‘hostility’, ‘hatred’.

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


Similar surnames: Nepper, Peeper, Neeser, Nesser, Neller, Seeger, Nester, Hepper

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Neeper Family Origin

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Neeper Family Occupations

What did your Neeper ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Neeper family was Dyer. The most common Neeper occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Neeper's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Neeper.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Dyer

    5%

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

Neeper Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Neeper. 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 Neeper. For the veterans among your Neeper ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Neeper Life Expectancy

What is the average Neeper lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Neeper life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Neeper in 1952 was 67, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Neeper

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Neeper 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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