Erp Name Meaning

North German: variant of Arp.

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

Similar surnames: Arp, Epp, Earp, Erps, Erk, Erb, Erno, Merz, Her, Cap

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Erp Family Origin

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Erp Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Erp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Erp's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Erp. A less common occupation for the Erp family was Baker.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Baker


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Erp Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Erp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Erp 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Erp. 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 Erp. For the veterans among your Erp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Erp Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Erp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Erp in 1958 was 59, and 76 in 2004.

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