Tape Family History

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Tape Name Meaning

French (Tapé): unexplained. German: possibly an altered spelling of Tappe.

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


Similar surnames: Tade, Tappe, Rape, Lape, Tapp, Pape, Tarr, Napp, Krape, Race

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Tape Family Origin

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Tape Family Occupations

What did your Tape ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tape. A less common occupation for the Tape family was Blacksmith And Shoer. The most common Tape occupation in the USA was Laborer. 25% of Tape's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    25%
  • Farmer

    22%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Blacksmith And Shoer

    3%

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

Tape Historical Records

What Tape family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Tape

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Tape. 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 Tape. For the veterans among your Tape ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tape Life Expectancy

What is the average Tape lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Tape life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tape in 1962 was 73, and 96 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tape

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tape 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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