Teper Family History

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Teper Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): occupational name from Yiddish teper ‘potter’.

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

Similar surnames: Tepper, Peper, Tesler, Tener, Geier, Tuter, Steuer, Toepfer, Tupper

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Teper Family Origin

Where is the Teper family from?

Teper Family Occupations

What did your Teper ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Clothiers Tailors Pas and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Teper. 13% of Teper men worked as a Clothiers Tailors Pas and 38% of Teper women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Teper were Manufacturing Je and Private Means

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Clothiers Tailors Pas
  • Departmental Manager Radio cycles (travelling)
  • Librarian
  • Manufacturing Je

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Gowns Assistant Unemploy
  • Independent
  • Private Means

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

Teper Historical Records

What Teper family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Teper. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Teper 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Teper. 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 186 military records available for the last name Teper. For the veterans among your Teper ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Teper Life Expectancy

What is the average Teper lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Teper life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Teper in 1957 was 39, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Teper

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Teper 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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