Zepf Family History

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Zepf Name Meaning

variant of Zapf. metonymic occupational name for a grower of or dealer in grapes, corn, or grain, from Middle High German zepfe ‘grape’, ‘ear (of a cereal plant)’.

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


Similar surnames: Zapf, Zipf, Hopf, Zopf, Senf, Seif, Helf, Reff, Kopf, Reef

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Zepf Family Origin

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Zepf Family Occupations

What did your Zepf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Zepf family was Farmer. The most common Zepf occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 25% of Zepf's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, At School and Baker & Shop were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zepf.

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  • Keeping House

    25%
  • At School

    13%
  • Baker & Shop

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%

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

Zepf Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Zepf. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zepf census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Zepf

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Zepf. 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 Zepf. For the veterans among your Zepf ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zepf Life Expectancy

What is the average Zepf lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Zepf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Zepf in 1953 was 50, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zepf

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zepf 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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