Zepf Name Meaning

variant of Zapf. metonymic occupational name for a grower of or dealer in grapes, corn, or grain, from Middle High German zepfe ‘grape’, ‘ear (of a cereal plant)’.

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


Similar surnames: Zapf, Zipf, Hopf, Zopf, Senf, Seif, Helf, Reff, Kopf, Reef

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Zepf Family Origin

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Zepf Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    25%
  • At School

    13%
  • Baker & Shop

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%

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In 1880, Keeping House, At School and Baker & Shop were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zepf. A less common occupation for the Zepf family was Farmer. The most common Zepf occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 25% of Zepf's were Keeping Houses.

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Zepf Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Zepf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Zepf in 1953 was 50, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zepf

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