Riepe Name Meaning

from a short form of the Germanic personal name Ribbert, Rippert (a compound of ric ‘power(ful)’ + berht ‘bright’). habitational name from any of several places so named in northern Germany.

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


Similar surnames: Riewe, Riege, Riebe, Riede, Ripke, Rieber, Rieck, Hippe, Riera, Rieth

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Riepe Family Origin

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Riepe Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Bricklayer

    4%
  • Cabinet Inst

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Bricklayer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riepe. A less common occupation for the Riepe family was Cabinet Inst. The most common Riepe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Riepe's were Farmers.

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Riepe Historical Records

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Riepe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Riepe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Riepe in 1955 was 60, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Riepe

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