Upper Name Origin, Meaning and Family History

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Surname Distribution

Census frequency by county

Name Concentrations Within England and Wales

Upper Surname Statistics

Top Professions for the Upper family

Profession Census Frequency
Mason's Labourer 1
Farmer 1
Tailor's Apprentice 1
Mill Wright 1
Butcher 1
Female Servant 1

Upper Surname Variants Ranking

Rank Surname Match Census Frequency
1 Piper 60% 40,273
2 Paper 60% 1,809
3 Peper 60% 785
4 Poper 60% 591
5 Pauper 50% 103
6 Upper 100% 101

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The surname Upper is the 6th most popular variant of Piper.

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