Gappy Family History

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Gappy 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: Happy, Tappy, Happe, Rapp, Napp, Apps, Guppy, Mapp, Papp, Kapp

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Gappy Family Origin

Where is the Gappy family from?

Gappy Family Occupations

What did your Gappy ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Gappy occupation in the UK was Cab Driver. 50% of Gappy's were Cab Drivers. Cab Driver and Cab Proprietor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gappy.

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  • Cab Driver

  • Cab Proprietor


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

Gappy Historical Records

What Gappy family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 232 census records available for the last name Gappy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gappy 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 81 immigration records available for the last name Gappy. 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 Gappy. For the veterans among your Gappy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gappy Life Expectancy

What is the average Gappy lifespan?

Between 1979 and 2002, in the United States, Gappy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Gappy in 1979 was 29, and 72 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gappy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gappy 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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