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Nepper Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a wheelwright, from Middle High German nebeger ‘pointed iron tool’ (for drilling a wheel hub). Altered spelling of German Knepper. Dutch: variant of Napper.

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


Similar surnames: Lepper, Pepper, Tepper, Nopper, Napper, Neeper, Hepper, Kapper

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Nepper Family Origin

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Nepper Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Tanner

    8%

In 1880, the most common Nepper occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Nepper's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nepper. A less common occupation for the Nepper family was Tanner.

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Nepper Historical Records

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Nepper Life Expectancy

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