Haupt Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle High German houbet, German Haupt ‘head’; generally, a descriptive nickname for someone with a big head, or perhaps a designation of the head of a guild or other group. It is also recorded in the Upper Rhineland as a habitational name from a house sign.

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


Similar surnames: Haut, Harp, Faust, Halt, Haus, Hauff, Happ, Happe, Hau, Hauer

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Haupt Family Origin

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Haupt Family Occupations

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  • Baker (Foreman)

    33%
  • Baker (Out Of Business)

    33%
  • Manager Of Young Mens Home

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Haupt family was Manager Of Young Mens Home. Baker (Foreman) and Baker (Out Of Business) were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Haupt. The most common Haupt occupation in the UK was Baker (Foreman). 33% of Haupt's were Baker (Foreman)s.

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Haupt Historical Records

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Haupt Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Haupt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Haupt in 1950 was 45, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haupt

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