Gappey Family History

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Gappey 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, Kappel, Appel, Napper, Tapper, Happel, Rampey, Rapley, Kapper

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Gappey Family Origin

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Gappey Family Occupations

What did your Gappey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gappey occupation in the USA was Housekeeper. 100% of Gappey's were Housekeepers.

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  • Housekeeper


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

Gappey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 27 census records available for the last name Gappey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gappey 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 immigration records available for the last name Gappey. 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 military records available for the last name Gappey. For the veterans among your Gappey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gappey Life Expectancy

What is the average Gappey lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gappey 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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