Slappey Family History

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Slappey Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of Czech Slepý ‘blind’ (see Sleppy).

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


Similar surnames: Sleppy, Clapper, Sapper, Glaspey, Tarpey, Shanley, Plankey, Lahey

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Slappey Family Origin

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Slappey Family Occupations

What did your Slappey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Slappey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Slappey's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Slappey family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Slappey.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Farm Laborer

    27%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Slappey ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Slappey Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Slappey. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Slappey. For the veterans among your Slappey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Slappey Life Expectancy

What is the average Slappey lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Slappey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Slappey in 1957 was 48, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Slappey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Slappey ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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