Mapp Name Meaning

from a variant of the medieval female personal name Mab(be), a short form of Middle English, Old French Amabel (from Latin amabilis ‘loveable’). This has survived into the 20th century in the short form Mabel. possibly from an unattested Old English male personal name, Mappa. Welsh: from Old Welsh map, mab ‘son’, which was used as a distinguishing epithet.

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


Similar surnames: Napp, Sapp, Tapp, Gapp, Japp, Happ, Happe, Mars, Capp, Rapp

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Mapp Family Origin

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Mapp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mapp. A less common occupation for the Mapp family was Farm Laborer. The most common Mapp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Mapp's were Farmers.

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Mapp Life Expectancy

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Between 1946 and 2004, Mapp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Mapp in 1946 was 19, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mapp

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