Knape Name Meaning

German: variant of Knapp.

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

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Knape Family Origin

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Knape Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Baker

    9%
  • Cigar Maker

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Knape family was Keeping House. Farmer, Baker and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Knape. The most common Knape occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Knape's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Knape | Data not to scale

Knape Historical Records

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Knape Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Knape life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Knape in 1962 was 50, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Knape

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