Terp Family History

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Terp Name Meaning

possibly a habitational name from a place in Brandenburg or Schleswig-Holstein. perhaps a nickname for a patient person, from Czech trepeti ‘to tolerate’.

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


Similar surnames: Torp, Torr, Lepp, Toro, Tepp, Tur, Peri, Turk, Zero, Serpa

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Terp Family Origin

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Terp Family Occupations

What did your Terp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Cigar Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Terp. The most common Terp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Terp's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Cigar Maker

    33%

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

Terp Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Terp Life Expectancy

What is the average Terp lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2004, in the United States, Terp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Terp in 1967 was 77, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Terp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Terp 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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