Halper Family History

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Halper Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Halpern.

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

Similar surnames: Alper, Galper, Halpert, Helper, Halter, Halpern, Halperin, Halle

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Halper Family Origin

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Halper Family Occupations

What did your Halper ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Painter and Domestic were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Halper. 19% of Halper men worked as a Painter and 20% of Halper women worked as a Domestic. Some less common occupations for Americans named Halper were Carp and Student

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Painter
  • Typesetter
  • Agent
  • Carp

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Domestic
  • Housekeeper
  • Painter
  • Student

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Halper Historical Records

What Halper family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Halper. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Halper 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Halper. 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 930 military records available for the last name Halper. For the veterans among your Halper ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Halper Life Expectancy

What is the average Halper lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Halper life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Halper in 1954 was 48, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Halper

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Halper 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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