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Rapier Family History

Rapier Name Meaning

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

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7,707 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,217 Military Records
508 Immigration Records
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Name Distribution of Rapier Families

Rapier census records

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Rapier Family Origin

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Rapier Family Occupations

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Military Service by Rapier

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