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Nepley Family History

Nepley 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: Nedley, Epley, Negley, Tepley, Kepley, Lepley, Nealey, Neeley, Henley

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Where is the Nepley family from?

You can see how Nepley families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Nepley family name was found in the USA between 1840 and 1920. The most Nepley families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 2 Nepley families living in Pennsylvania. This was 100% of all the recorded Nepley's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Nepley families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Nepley surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Nepley ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 197 census records available for the last name Nepley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nepley 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 8 immigration records available for the last name Nepley. 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 12 military records available for the last name Nepley. For the veterans among your Nepley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Nepley lifespan?

Average Nepley life expectancy in 1988 was 73 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

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