Chapple Family History

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Chapple Name Meaning

English (West Country): spelling variant of Chappell.

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

Similar surnames: Chapell, Chappel, Chapel, Caple, Haidle, Cale, Chappie, Chandley

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Chapple Family Origin

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Chapple Family Occupations

What did your Chapple ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Chapple family was Laborer. The most common Chapple occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Chapple's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chapple.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Chapple ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Chapple Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 38,000 census records available for the last name Chapple. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chapple 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Chapple. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Chapple. For the veterans among your Chapple ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chapple Life Expectancy

What is the average Chapple lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Chapple life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Chapple in 1943 was 39, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chapple

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chapple 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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