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

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Ship Captain

    12%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farmer & Fisherman

    6%

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

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Delap Historical Records

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Delap Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Delap

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