Gappa Family History

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Gappa Name Meaning

Possibly of Slavic origin: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Cappa, Gajda, Pappa, Gazda, Gama, Coppa, Gaona, Lampa, Mapp, Tappan

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Gappa Family Origin

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Gappa Family Occupations

What did your Gappa ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gappa family was Works In Zinc Fact.. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gappa. The most common Gappa occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Gappa's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Works In Zinc Fact.


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

Gappa Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Gappa. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gappa 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 172 immigration records available for the last name Gappa. 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 479 military records available for the last name Gappa. For the veterans among your Gappa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gappa Life Expectancy

What is the average Gappa lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Gappa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Gappa in 1955 was 57, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gappa 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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