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Tepper Early Origins



The surname Tepper was first found in East Prussia, where the name Tepper came from humble beginnings but gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as numerous branches of the same house acquired distant estates, some of which were located in other countries. Through the acquisition of these estates as well as their important contributions to society, the family successfully elevated their social status.

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Tepper Spelling Variations


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Tepper Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Tepper, Teper, Teppere, Teppers, Tepperes, Tepers, Tepere, Tepperr, Teeper, Teppeer, Teppe, Tepperman and many more.

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Tepper Early History


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Tepper Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Tepper research. Another 238 words (17 lines of text) covering the years 1768, 1836, and 1861 are included under the topic Early Tepper History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Tepper Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Tepper Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Tepper Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Tepper Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Anna Tepper, aged 18, who emigrated to America, in 1894
  • Betty Tepper, aged 2, who landed in America, in 1896

Tepper Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Bernard Tepper, aged 46, who landed in America, in 1906
  • Chaim Schrmen Tepper, aged 21, who landed in America from London, in 1906
  • David Tepper, aged 20, who landed in America from Bolestow, Austria, in 1907
  • Chiel Tepper, aged 20, who emigrated to the United States from Frystak, Austria, in 1908
  • Efroim Tepper, aged 26, who emigrated to America from Kischinew, Russia, in 1912
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Tepper Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century

  • J. Christoph Tepper, aged 32, arrived in South Australia in 1847 aboard the ship "Gellert"

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Contemporary Notables of the name Tepper (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Tepper (post 1700)



  • Sheri Stewart Tepper (1929-2016), née Douglas, American author of science fiction, horror and mystery novels
  • Sid Tepper (1918-2015), American singer and songwriter who collaborated with Roy C. Bennett to produce several hits for Elvis Presley
  • Stephen Tepper (b. 1969), American NHL ice hockey player
  • Robert Tepper, American Grammy Award nominated singer, best known for his hit song "No Easy Way Out"
  • Lou Tepper (b. 1945), American college football coach
  • Leonard Tepper (1939-2001), American actor and comedian
  • David Tepper (b. 1957), American hedge fund manager and the founder of Appaloosa Management
  • Marvin Tepper (b. 1986), German ice hockey player
  • Yotam Tepper, Israeli archaeologist

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Nied, Edmund. Fraenkische Familiennamen urkundlich gesammelt und sprachlich gedeutet. Heidelberg: C. Winter, 1933. Print.
    2. Preuss, Otto. Die Lippischen Familiennamen mit Berücksichtigung der Ortsnamen. Detmold: Meyer'sche Hofbuchh, 1887. Print.
    3. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    4. Neubecker, Ottfried. Wappen-Bilder-Lexikon der bürgerlichen Geschlechter Deutschlands, Oesterreichs und der Schweiz. Battenberg, München: 1985. Print.
    5. Siebmacher, J.J. Siebmacher's Grosses Wappenbuch 35 Volumes. Germany: Bauer & Raspe. Print.
    6. Gritzner, M. Handbuch der heraldischen Terminologie in zwölf Zungen. Nürnberg: 1890. Print.
    7. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
    8. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
    9. Tarneller, Josef. Zur Namenkunde Tirolen Familiennamen. Bozen: Buchhandlung, 1923. Print.
    10. Tobler-Meyer, Wilhelm. Familiennamen der Ostschweiz. Zürich: 1894. Print.
    11. ...

    The Tepper Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Tepper Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 25 October 2016 at 09:01.

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