Rempe Family History

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Rempe Name Meaning

variant of Remp 2. from a reduced and altered form of the female personal name Reinburg.

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

Similar surnames: Remme, Remp, Remke, Wempe, Rampe, Rempel, Lemme, Rumpel, Remmel

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Rempe Family Origin

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Rempe Family Occupations

What did your Rempe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rempe family was Tailor. Farmer, Expressman and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rempe. The most common Rempe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Rempe's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Expressman

  • Laborer

  • Tailor


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

Rempe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rempe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rempe 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 454 immigration records available for the last name Rempe. 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 604 military records available for the last name Rempe. For the veterans among your Rempe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rempe Life Expectancy

What is the average Rempe lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Rempe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Rempe in 1954 was 46, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rempe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rempe 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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