Epes Family History

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Epes Name Meaning

English and Dutch: Variant of Epps.

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

Similar surnames: Epps, Enes, Pee, Elmes, Edes, Remes, Estes, Maes, Eppes, Copes

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Epes Family Origin

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Epes Family Occupations

What did your Epes ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Epes. 38% of Epes men worked as a Laborer and 36% of Epes women worked as a Cook. Some less common occupations for Americans named Epes were Lawyer and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Lawyer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cook
  • Teacher
  • House Maid
  • Maid

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

Epes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Epes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Epes 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 212 immigration records available for the last name Epes. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 751 military records available for the last name Epes. For the veterans among your Epes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Epes Life Expectancy

What is the average Epes lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Epes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Epes in 1952 was 63, and 82 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Epes 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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