Epps Name Meaning

English: variant of Apps or Ebbs. English: from the Old English personal name Eoppa or Old Danish Øpi. Dutch: patronymic from Epp(e), a pet form of the Germanic personal name Eberhardt. Dutch: habitational name for someone from a place called Epse (see Van Epps).

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


Similar surnames: Apps, Epes, Tepp, Espe, Eis, Copps, Enis, Upp, Espy, Neppl

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Epps Family Origin

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Epps Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    30%
  • Labourer

    30%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Cultivateur

    10%

In 1881, Laborer, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Epps. The most common Epps occupation in Canada was Laborer. 30% of Epps's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Epps family was Cultivateur.

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Epps Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, Epps life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Epps in 1942 was 29, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Epps

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