Doepke Family History

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Doepke Name Meaning

from a Low German pet form of Theobald. metonymic occupational name for a potter, from a diminutive of Low German doppe, duppe ‘beaker’, ‘jar’. See also Dopp.

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


Similar surnames: Roepke, Dopke, Toepke, Kopke, Koepke, Denke, Noelke, Jenke, Deppe

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Doepke Family Origin

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Doepke Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Shoemaker

    12%

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In 1880, the most common Doepke occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 12% of Doepke's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Doepke. A less common occupation for the Doepke family was Shoemaker.

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Doepke Life Expectancy

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