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Heppler Name Meaning

South German: occupational name for a vineyard laborer or a maker of implements for cutting grapes from the vine (see Hepper).

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

Similar surnames: Heppner, Hepper, Eppler, Heppe, Weppler, Hippler, Wappler, Hebeler

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Where is the Heppler family from?

You can see how Heppler families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Heppler family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Heppler families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 22 Heppler families living in Northumberland. This was about 42% of all the recorded Heppler's in the UK. Northumberland had the highest population of Heppler families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Heppler surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Heppler ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Heppler. .

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

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Heppler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heppler census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 414 immigration records available for the last name Heppler. 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 Cards

There are 456 military records available for the last name Heppler. For the veterans among your Heppler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Heppler lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Heppler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Heppler in 1956 was 55, and 73 in 2004.

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