Gappner Family History

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Gappner 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: Napper, Tapper, Kappler, Heppner, Kapper, Sapper, Wapner, Capener

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Gappner Family Origin

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Gappner Family Occupations

What did your Gappner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gappner occupation in the USA was Works Cotton Mill. 100% of Gappner's were Works Cotton Mills.

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  • Works Cotton Mill

    100%

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

Gappner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 20 census records available for the last name Gappner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gappner 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 8 immigration records available for the last name Gappner. 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 17 military records available for the last name Gappner. For the veterans among your Gappner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gappner Life Expectancy

What is the average Gappner lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gappner 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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