Keppen Family History

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Keppen Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Dutch Keppene, Keepen or Keppenne, nickname from Middle Dutch kippin ‘new-born calf’ or from Flemish keppe ‘pampered child’. Respelling of German Köppen (see Koeppen).

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


Similar surnames: Nepper, Lepper, Kappel, Keppel, Kapper, Koeppen, Kemper, Pepper

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Keppen Family Origin

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Keppen Family Occupations

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  • Harness Maker

    33%
  • Lighterman

    33%
  • Minister Of Arrochar Free Church

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Keppen family was Minister Of Arrochar Free Church. Harness Maker and Lighterman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Keppen. The most common Keppen occupation in the UK was Harness Maker. 33% of Keppen's were Harness Makers.

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Keppen Historical Records

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Keppen Life Expectancy

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