Tarpey Family History

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Tarpey Name Meaning

Irish (Connacht and Munster): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Tarpaigh ‘descendant of Tarpach’, a byname originally denoting a sturdy person.

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

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Tarpey Family Origin

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Tarpey Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    20%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Book Keeper

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tarpey family was Book Keeper. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tarpey. The most common Tarpey occupation in the USA was Laborer. 20% of Tarpey's were Laborers.

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Tarpey Historical Records

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Tarpey Life Expectancy

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