Krepp Family History

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Krepp Name Meaning

Bavarian topographic name for someone living in a hollow (‘in der Greppen’). from a Slavic personal name meaning ‘firm’.

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


Similar surnames: Repp, Trapp, Knapp, Krupp, Kreps, Kepp, Tepp, Rapp, Kretz, Krech

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Krepp Family Origin

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Krepp Family Occupations

What did your Krepp ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Krepp. 47% of Krepp men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Krepp women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Krepp were Retired and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    47%
  • Truck Driver
    22%
  • Farmer
    11%
  • Retired
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    25%
  • Housework
    25%
  • Telephone Operator
    17%
  • Housewife
    17%

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

Krepp Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Krepp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Krepp 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 245 immigration records available for the last name Krepp. 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 611 military records available for the last name Krepp. For the veterans among your Krepp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Krepp Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2003, in the United States, Krepp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Krepp in 1943 was 38, and 76 in 2003.

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