Epperly Family History

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Epperly Name Meaning

Perhaps Americanized spelling of German Epperle, from a pet form of Eberhardt. Altered spelling of English Apperl(e)y, a habitational name from places named Apperley in Gloucestershire, Northumbria, and Somerset or from Apperley Bridge in West Yorkshire.

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

Similar surnames: Hemperly, Edgerly, Overly, Empey, Epley, Eyerly, Appel, Kennerly

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Epperly Family Origin

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Epperly Family Occupations

What did your Epperly ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Epperly family was Blacksmith. The most common Epperly occupation in the USA was Farmer. 65% of Epperly's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Epperly.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith


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Epperly Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 181 immigration records available for the last name Epperly. 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 Epperly. For the veterans among your Epperly ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Epperly Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Epperly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Epperly in 1955 was 54, and 77 in 2004.

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