Repke Name Meaning

German: nickname from a diminutive of Slavic (e.g., Sorbian) repa ‘turnip’.

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

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Repke Family Origin

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Repke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Repke family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Repke. The most common Repke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Repke's were Farmers.

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Repke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Repke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Repke in 1953 was 31, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Repke

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