Lepp Name Meaning

unflattering nickname from Middle High German lappe ‘coxcomb’, ‘puppy’ (modern German Laffe). habitational name from a place so named near Neuss in the Rhineland.

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


Similar surnames: Klepp, Lapp, Depp, Repp, Lemp, Lein, Lipp, Lepper, Kepp, Happ

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Lepp Family Origin

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Lepp Family Occupations

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  • Jeweller Shopman

    17%
  • Optician

    17%
  • Tobacco Manufacturer

    17%
  • Watch Repairer

    17%

In 1881, Jeweller Shopman, Optician and Tobacco Manufacturer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lepp. The most common Lepp occupation in the UK was Jeweller Shopman. 17% of Lepp's were Jeweller Shopmans. A less common occupation for the Lepp family was Watch Repairer.

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Lepp Historical Records

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Lepp Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, Lepp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Lepp in 1961 was 48, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lepp

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