Alpers Family History

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Alpers Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: patronymic from Alpert, a variant of Albert.

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

Similar surnames: Albers, Alpert, Alper, Elpers, Alders, Alberts, Alles, Alters, Allers

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Alpers Family Origin

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Alpers Family Occupations

What did your Alpers ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Musician

  • Blacksmith


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

Alpers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Alpers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Alpers 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 941 immigration records available for the last name Alpers. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Alpers. For the veterans among your Alpers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Alpers Life Expectancy

What is the average Alpers lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Alpers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Alpers in 1960 was 59, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Alpers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Alpers 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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