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Waples Name Meaning

English: derivative of Waple (a variant of Walpole).

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


Similar surnames: Waple, Caples, Maples, Walles, Wakley, Gales, Hayles, Walle, Wailes

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Waples Family Origin

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Waples Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Retired Farmer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Waples occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Waples's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Waples family was Retired Farmer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Waples.

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Waples Historical Records

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Waples Life Expectancy

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