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


Similar surnames: Ripps, Rappe, Crapps, Apps, Rapp, Sapp, Lipps, Mapes, Copps, Kaps

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Rapps Family Origin

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Rapps Family Occupations

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In 1880, 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. A less common occupation for the Rapps family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

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Rapps Historical Records

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Rapps Life Expectancy

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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.

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