Terpening Family History

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Terpening Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of a coin, Middle Dutch penninc (cognate with English penny, German Pfennig).

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


Similar surnames: Kroening, Herring, Teeling, Sterling, De Koning, Terpenning, Berezin

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Terpening Family Origin

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Terpening Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, the most common Terpening occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Terpening's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Terpening. A less common occupation for the Terpening family was Keeping House.

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Terpening Historical Records

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Terpening Life Expectancy

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