Kapahu Family History

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Kapahu Name 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: Kapala, Kapaun, Karau, Kaba, Papa, Kaplan, Karas, Apa, Kazan, Sarah

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Kapahu Family Origin

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Kapahu Family Occupations

What did your Kapahu ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kapahu. 20% of Kapahu men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Kapahu women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kapahu were Hole Borer and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    20%
  • Contractor
    10%
  • Field Clerk
    10%
  • Hole Borer
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
    50%
  • Teacher
    50%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Kapahu Historical Records

What Kapahu family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 196 census records available for the last name Kapahu. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kapahu census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 27 immigration records available for the last name Kapahu. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 14 military records available for the last name Kapahu. For the veterans among your Kapahu ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kapahu Life Expectancy

What is the average Kapahu lifespan?

Between 1970 and 2003, in the United States, Kapahu life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Kapahu in 1970 was 72, and 67 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kapahu

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kapahu ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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