Neeper Family History

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Neeper Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of German Nieper, from the Germanic personal name Nidperht, based on an element cognate with Old High German nit ‘hostility’, ‘hatred’.

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


Similar surnames: Nepper, Peeper, Neeser, Nesser, Neller, Seeger, Nester, Hepper

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Neeper Family Origin

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Neeper Family Occupations

What did your Neeper ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Neeper. 23% of Neeper men worked as a Farmer and 11% of Neeper women worked as a Saleslady. Some less common occupations for Americans named Neeper were Absont At Arzona and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    23%
  • Laborer
    17%
  • Teacher
    3%
  • Absont At Arzona
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Saleslady
    11%
  • Beautician
    8%
  • Housekeeper
    8%
  • Housewife
    8%

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

Neeper Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Neeper. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Neeper 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 122 immigration records available for the last name Neeper. 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 566 military records available for the last name Neeper. For the veterans among your Neeper ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Neeper Life Expectancy

What is the average Neeper lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Neeper life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Neeper in 1952 was 67, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Neeper

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Neeper 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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