Chap Name Meaning

Cambodian: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Cham, Chau, Chay, Chan, Hamp, Coan, Chee, Che, Hau, Chia

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Chap Family Origin

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Chap Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Cigar Maker

    9%
  • Hunting, Fishing, Work On Ranches.

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

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In 1880, farmer, Cigar Maker and Hunting, Fishing, Work On Ranches. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chap. The most common Chap occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Chap's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Chap family was Laborer.

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Chap Historical Records

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Chap Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1965 and 2004, Chap life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Chap in 1965 was 56, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chap

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