Kepner Family History

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Kepner Name Meaning

South German: occupational name for a maker of cloaks and hoods, a variant of Kepler. Americanized spelling of Göppner (see Gepner).

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


Similar surnames: Kepler, Kelner, Kerner, Benner, Kempner, Kemner, Depner, Gepner

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Kepner Family Origin

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Kepner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Kepner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Kepner's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kepner. A less common occupation for the Kepner family was Keeping House.

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Kepner Historical Records

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Kepner Life Expectancy

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