Gappe Family History

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Gappe 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: Happe, Rappe, Tappe, Lappe, Apple, Cape, Rapp, Kappel, Napp, Appel

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Gappe Family Origin

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Gappe Family Occupations

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

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Gappe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 107 census records available for the last name Gappe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gappe 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 30 immigration records available for the last name Gappe. 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 11 military records available for the last name Gappe. For the veterans among your Gappe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gappe Life Expectancy

What is the average Gappe lifespan?

Between 1975 and 2003, in the United States, Gappe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Gappe in 1975 was 85, and 39 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gappe 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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