Roppel Family History

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Roppel Name Meaning

from a short form of the personal name Roppold, a dialect variant of Rappold. perhaps a variant spelling of Ruppel.

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


Similar surnames: Rippel, Oppel, Koppel, Poppel, Appel, Hoppe, Poppe, Rogel, Happel

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Roppel Family Origin

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Roppel Family Occupations

What did your Roppel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Roppel occupation in the USA was Baker. 50% of Roppel's were Bakers. Baker and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Roppel.

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  • Baker

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

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

Roppel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Roppel Life Expectancy

What is the average Roppel lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Roppel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Roppel in 1964 was 74, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roppel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roppel 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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