Tupper Family History

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Tupper Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a herdsman who had charge of rams, from an agent derivative of Middle English to(u)pe ‘ram’ (of uncertain origin). German (Tüpper): occupational name for a potter, from Middle Low German duppe, Rhenish düppen ‘pot’. This is predominantly a Rhineland surname.

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


Similar surnames: Tapper, Tipper, Kupper, Turner, Hopper, Dupper, Napper, Tepper

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Tupper Family Origin

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Tupper Family Occupations

What did your Tupper ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Tupper. 24% of Tupper men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Tupper women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tupper were Student and Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    24%
  • Labourer
    8%
  • Laborer
    6%
  • Student
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Clerk
    10%
  • Income
    10%
  • Merchant
    10%
  • Servant
    10%

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

Tupper Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 43,000 census records available for the last name Tupper. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tupper 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Tupper. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Tupper. For the veterans among your Tupper ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tupper Life Expectancy

What is the average Tupper lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Tupper life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Tupper in 1944 was 49, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tupper

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