History of your Surname
Get access to Lepere family records.Start a free trial

Lepere Family History

Lepere Name Meaning

French (Lepère): relationship name from le père ‘the father’ a variant of Père (see Pere ) with fused masculine definite article le. This surname was in large part taken to the US from Germany by descendants of the Huguenot refugees.

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


Similar surnames: Lepre, Leclere, Lemer, Lemire, Lepage, Revere, Devere, Lepine, Pere

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Lepere family from?

You can see how Lepere families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lepere family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Lepere families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 17 Lepere families living in Quebec. This was about 94% of all the recorded Lepere's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Lepere families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Lepere surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Lepere ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Journalier was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Lepere. 100% of Lepere men worked as a Journalier. .

View Census Data for Lepere | Data not to scale

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

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Journalier
    100%
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Lepere family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Lepere. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lepere census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search Canadian census records for Lepere

Passenger Lists

There are 368 immigration records available for the last name Lepere. 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.

View all Lepere immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 343 military records available for the last name Lepere. For the veterans among your Lepere ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Lepere military records

You've only scratched the surface of Lepere family history

Discover More

What is the average Lepere lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Lepere life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Lepere in 1941 was 42, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lepere

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Lepere family tree

Explore Your Tree
Search for another surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial