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Topper Name Meaning

variant of Toepfer. habitational name from Topper, a place near Krossen, Brandenburg. possibly an occupational name from Sorbian topár ‘stoker’, or from topor ‘axe handle’.

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


Similar surnames: Stopper, Kopper, Tepper, Toppel, Tipper, Tupper, Hopper, Popper

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Topper Family Origin

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Topper Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Topper family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Topper. The most common Topper occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Topper's were Farmers.

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Topper Historical Records

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Topper Life Expectancy

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