Snapp Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Schnapp or of the Dutch cognate Snap(pe).

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


Similar surnames: Napp, Sapp, Snarr, Shamp, Sepp, Gapp, Knipp, App, Happ, Sipp

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Snapp Family Origin

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Snapp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Snapp. A less common occupation for the Snapp family was Keeping House. The most common Snapp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Snapp's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Snapp | Data not to scale

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Snapp Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Snapp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Snapp in 1944 was 21, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Snapp

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