Rapps Name Meaning

Jewish: Americanized form of some like-sounding Ashkenazic name; see, for example, Rappaport.

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

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Rapps Family Origin

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Rapps Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rapps family was Blacksmith. The most common Rapps occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Rapps's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rapps.

Source: Census data for Rapps | Data not to scale

Rapps Historical Records

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Rapps Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Rapps life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Rapps in 1955 was 73, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rapps

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