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Crapps Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Krebs. Perhaps an altered spelling of Dutch Craps, which in part represents a patronymic from Krabbe and in part is derived from Middle Dutch crappe ‘madder’, a plant used to produce a red dye, and hence a metonymic occupational name for a dyer or for someone who grew madder.

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


Similar surnames: Cripps, Copps, Cropp, Capp, Capps, Crepps, Crans, Trapp, Rapp, Cramp

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Crapps Family Origin

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Crapps Family Occupations

What did your Crapps ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Crapps occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Crapps's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Crapps. A less common occupation for the Crapps family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    23%
  • At Home

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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

Crapps Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Crapps Life Expectancy

What is the average Crapps lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Crapps life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Crapps in 1953 was 61, and 56 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Crapps 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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