Poper Family History

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Poper Name Meaning

Probably a variant of German Popper.

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

Similar surnames: Popper, Paper, Poser, Pope, Peper, Roper, Poyer, Koper, Peeper, Opper

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Poper Family Origin

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Poper Family Occupations

What did your Poper ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Agricultural Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Poper. 4% of Poper men worked as an Agricultural Labourer and 49% of Poper women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Poper were Book Repainer and Barmaid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Agricultural Labourer
  • Baco
  • Bank Clerk
  • Book Repainer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Private Means
  • Assistant In Shop
  • Barmaid

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

Poper Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Poper. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Poper census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 780 immigration records available for the last name Poper. 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 Card

There are 443 military records available for the last name Poper. For the veterans among your Poper ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Poper Life Expectancy

What is the average Poper lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Poper life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Poper in 1962 was 37, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Poper

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Poper ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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