Tape Name Meaning

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

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

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Tape Family Origin

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Tape Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    25%
  • Farmer

    22%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Blacksmith And Shoer

    3%

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.

Source: Census data for Tape | Data not to scale

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Tape Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tape

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