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Jasper Name Meaning

North German: from a variant of the personal name Kaspar. English (Devon and Cornwall): from the personal name Jasper, cognate with 1.

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


Similar surnames: Jaster, Gasper, Casper, Jarmer, Kapper, Jaspers, Asper, Maser, Paper

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Jasper Family Origin

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Jasper Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    12%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Baker

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Jasper occupation in the UK was Farmer. 12% of Jasper's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Jasper family was Labourer. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jasper.

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Jasper Historical Records

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Jasper Life Expectancy

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