Rapson Family History

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Rapson Name Meaning

English (Cornwall): patronymic from Rab, Rap, short forms of the personal name Robert.

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

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Rapson Family Origin

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Rapson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    7%

In 1880, the most common Rapson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Rapson's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rapson. A less common occupation for the Rapson family was Carpenter.

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Rapson Life Expectancy

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