Heaps Family History

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Heaps Name Meaning

English (Lancashire and Yorkshire): variant of Heap.

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


Similar surnames: Heape, Heap, Heald, Heep, Heys, Heart, Hearn, Veals, Neals, Heaphy

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Heaps Family Origin

Where is the Heaps family from?

Heaps Family Occupations

What did your Heaps ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Heaps family was Carpenter. The most common Heaps occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Heaps's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heaps.

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

Heaps Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Heaps. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heaps 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Heaps. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Heaps. For the veterans among your Heaps ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heaps Life Expectancy

What is the average Heaps lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Heaps life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Heaps in 1956 was 51, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heaps

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heaps 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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