Knappe Family History

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Knappe Name Meaning

German: variant of Knapp.

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

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Knappe Family Origin

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Knappe Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Brick Mason

    4%
  • City Police

    4%

In 1880, the most common Knappe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Knappe's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Knappe. A less common occupation for the Knappe family was City Police.

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Knappe Historical Records

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Knappe Life Expectancy

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