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Delap Name Meaning

alternative form of Lappin; in Counties Derry and Fermanagh, an alternative form of Dunlop.

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


Similar surnames: Delay, Delon, Dolak, Dolan, Dea, Selak, Delmar, Devan, Dean, Reap

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Delap Family Origin

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Delap Family Occupations

What did your Delap ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Delap family was Farmer & Fisherman. Farmer, Ship Captain and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Delap. The most common Delap occupation in Canada was Farmer. 41% of Delap's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Ship Captain

    12%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farmer & Fisherman

    6%

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

Delap Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Delap. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Delap 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 Delap. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Delap. For the veterans among your Delap ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Delap Life Expectancy

What is the average Delap lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Delap life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Delap in 1961 was 58, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Delap

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Delap 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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