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Rappoport Family History

Rappoport Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Rappaport .

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


Similar surnames: Rapoport, Rapaport, Rappaport, Rappe, Huppert, Rapozo, Van Oort

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Where is the Rappoport family from?

You can see how Rappoport families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Rappoport family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Rappoport families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 8 Rappoport families living in Maine. This was 100% of all the recorded Rappoport's in USA. Maine had the highest population of Rappoport families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Rappoport surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Rappoport ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Rappoport. 27% of Rappoport men worked as a Salesman and 25% of Rappoport women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rappoport were Painter and Sales Clerk. .

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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
    27%
  • Clerk
    17%
  • Proprietor
    12%
  • Painter
    7%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Bookkeeper
    25%
  • Teacher
    18%
  • Stenographer
    14%
  • Sales Clerk
    11%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Rappoport. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rappoport 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Rappoport. 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 332 military records available for the last name Rappoport. For the veterans among your Rappoport ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Rappoport lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Rappoport life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Rappoport in 1957 was 43, and 74 in 2004.

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