Roeper Family History

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Roeper Name Meaning

German (also Röper): see Roeber.

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


Similar surnames: Roper, Raper, Roever, Roeber, Loeper, Hoeper, Roemer, Roeger, Reder

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Roeper Family Origin

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Roeper Family Occupations

What did your Roeper ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Roeper occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Roeper's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Segar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roeper. A less common occupation for the Roeper family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Segar Maker

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Roeper ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Roeper Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Roeper. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roeper 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Roeper. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Roeper. For the veterans among your Roeper ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roeper Life Expectancy

What is the average Roeper lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Roeper life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Roeper in 1962 was 82, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roeper

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roeper 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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