Chapp Family History

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Chapp Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for a maker of ecclesiastical copes, from Old French chape (see Chapel).

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


Similar surnames: Capp, Champ, Happe, Clapp, Happ, Chapa, Cap, Cappa, Mapp, Shipp

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Chapp Family Origin

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Chapp Family Occupations

What did your Chapp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Chapp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Chapp's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Chapp Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Chapp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chapp 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Chapp. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Chapp. For the veterans among your Chapp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chapp Life Expectancy

What is the average Chapp lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Chapp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Chapp in 1947 was 41, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chapp 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.

Famous Chapp Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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