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Rapoport Family History

Rapoport Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Rappaport .

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


Similar surnames: Rappoport, Rapaport, Rappaport, Rappe, Huppert, Raposo, Lamport

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Where is the Rapoport family from?

You can see how Rapoport families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Rapoport family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Rapoport families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there was 1 Rapoport family living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Rapoport's in USA. New York had the highest population of Rapoport families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Rapoport surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Rapoport ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Rapoport. 29% of Rapoport men worked as a Salesman and 20% of Rapoport women worked as a Saleslady. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rapoport were Manager and Proprietor. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Salesman
    29%
  • Proprietor
    10%
  • Partner
    8%
  • Manager
    7%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Saleslady
    20%
  • Stenographer
    15%
  • Bookkeeper
    15%
  • Proprietor
    10%
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Census Records

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

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Passenger Lists

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Rapoport. 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 Cards

There are 621 military records available for the last name Rapoport. For the veterans among your Rapoport ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Rapoport lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Rapoport life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Rapoport in 1952 was 40, and 76 in 2004.

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