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Hepper Name Meaning

South German: from an agent noun based on Middle High German hepe, heppe ‘curved knife or hook for cutting grapes from the vine’, an occupational name for a vineyard laborer or for someone who made such implements.

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


Similar surnames: Heppe, Heppler, Heppner, Lepper, Hopper, Pepper, Nepper, Tepper

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Hepper Family Origin

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Hepper Family Occupations

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  • Barber

    8%
  • Cabinet Maker

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Farmer

    8%

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In 1880, Barber, Cabinet Maker and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hepper. The most common Hepper occupation in the USA was Barber. 8% of Hepper's were Barbers. A less common occupation for the Hepper family was Farmer.

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Hepper Historical Records

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Hepper Life Expectancy

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