Rupe Name Meaning

German: from Middle Low German rupe ‘caterpillar’, hence a nickname for a gardener. EG Altered spelling of German Rupp or Ruppe. exg***

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


Similar surnames: Roupe, Ruge, Ruple, Grupe, Rupel, Rube, Rule, Rape, Ruppe, Auge

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Rupe Family Origin

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Rupe Family Occupations

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  • House Duties Dom

    50%
  • Weaver

    50%

In 1881, the most common Rupe occupation in the UK was House Duties Dom. 50% of Rupe's were House Duties Doms. House Duties Dom and Weaver were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rupe.

Source: Census data for Rupe | Data not to scale

Rupe Historical Records

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Rupe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Rupe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Rupe in 1950 was 39, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rupe

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