Tepper Family History

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Tepper Name Meaning

North German: occupational name for a wine or beer merchant or tavern owner, Middle Low German tepper. German: variant of Töpfer (see Toepfer). Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Teper.

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

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Tepper Family Origin

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Tepper Family Occupations

What did your Tepper ancestors do for a living?

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  • Laborer

    38%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Bar Keeper

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

In 1880, the most common Tepper occupation in the USA was Laborer. 38% of Tepper's were Laborers. Laborer, Keeping House and Bar Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tepper. A less common occupation for the Tepper family was Carpenter.

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Tepper Historical Records

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Tepper Life Expectancy

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