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Lapin Name Meaning

Jewish (from Belarus): habitational name for someone from the village of Lapy in northeastern Poland or Lapino in Belarus. Polish (Lapin): from a possessive form of Lapa ‘paw’, ‘mutton fist’ (see Lapa).

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


Similar surnames: Lapa, Lakin, Lapine, Babin, Zarin, Lappin, Lavin, Hain, Laskin, Lapan

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Lapin Family Origin

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Lapin Family Occupations

What did your Lapin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lapin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Lapin's were Farmers. Farmer, Clerk In Grocery and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lapin. A less common occupation for the Lapin family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Clerk In Grocery

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%

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

Lapin Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lapin Life Expectancy

What is the average Lapin lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Lapin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Lapin in 1955 was 51, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lapin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lapin 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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