Tarpy Name Meaning

Possibly a variant of Irish Tarpey.

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


Similar surnames: Tarby, Torpy, Rarey, Tappy, Farry, Tarry, Tay, Tardy, Troy, Nary

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Tarpy Family Origin

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Tarpy Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    14%
  • (Iron) Foundry Labourer

    7%
  • Bricklayers Labourer

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    7%

In 1881, Labourer, (Iron) Foundry Labourer and Bricklayers Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tarpy. A less common occupation for the Tarpy family was Coal Miner. The most common Tarpy occupation in the UK was Labourer. 14% of Tarpy's were Labourers.

Source: Census data for Tarpy | Data not to scale

Tarpy Historical Records

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Tarpy Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, Tarpy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Tarpy in 1952 was 45, and 91 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tarpy

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