Reppe Name Meaning

Eastern German: from Slavic rep ‘turnip’, ‘beet’, presumably applied for a grower or seller of root vegetables, or possibly as a nickname.

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


Similar surnames: Repp, Repke, Ruppe, Repa, Huppe, Happe, Rippe, Rappe, Leppek, Pepper

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Reppe Family Origin

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Reppe Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Fireman In Factory

    20%
  • Keeps House

    20%
  • Shoemaker

    20%

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In 1880, the most common Reppe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Reppe's were Farmers. Farmer, Fireman In Factory and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reppe. A less common occupation for the Reppe family was Shoemaker.

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Reppe Historical Records

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Reppe Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Reppe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Reppe in 1957 was 38, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reppe

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