Lapeer Family History

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Lapeer Name Meaning

Americanized form of French Lapierre.

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


Similar surnames: Lapier, Lander, Lauver, Napier, Lazer, Laser, Lauper, Latner, Leer

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Lapeer Family Origin

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Lapeer Family Occupations

What did your Lapeer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lapeer. A less common occupation for the Lapeer family was Works In Saw Mill. The most common Lapeer occupation in the USA was Laborer. 40% of Lapeer's were Laborers.

View Census data for Lapeer | Data not to scale

  • Laborer

    40%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Tailor

    20%
  • Works In Saw Mill

    20%

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

Lapeer Historical Records

What Lapeer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lapeer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lapeer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Lapeer

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Lapeer. 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 Lapeer. For the veterans among your Lapeer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lapeer Life Expectancy

What is the average Lapeer lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Lapeer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Lapeer in 1957 was 39, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lapeer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lapeer 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.

Famous Lapeer Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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