Lappe Family History

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Lappe Name Meaning

nickname meaning ‘spark’, ‘dandy’. variant of Lapp.

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


Similar surnames: Tappe, Lapp, Lape, Lappen, Happe, Lippe, Rappe, Lame, Hoppe, Kapp

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Lappe Family Origin

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Lappe Family Occupations

What did your Lappe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Bag Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lappe. A less common occupation for the Lappe family was Cigar Packer. The most common Lappe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Lappe's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Bag Maker

    4%
  • Cigar Packer

    4%

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

Lappe Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lappe Life Expectancy

What is the average Lappe lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Lappe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Lappe in 1963 was 69, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lappe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lappe 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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