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Byper Family History

Byper Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Byrer, Byker, Pyper, Byler, Byer, Baker, Beer, Bauer, Baer, Oyler

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Where is the Byper family from?

You can see how Byper families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Byper family name was found in Scotland between 1861 and 1871. The most Byper families were found in and Scotland in 1861. In 1861 there was 1 Byper family living in Aberdeenshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Byper's in Scotland. Aberdeenshire had the highest population of Byper families in 1861.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Byper surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Byper ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Byper ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 20 census records available for the last name Byper. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Byper census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1 immigration records available for the last name Byper. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Byper. For the veterans among your Byper ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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