Dunlap Family History

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Dunlap Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant of Dunlop.

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


Similar surnames: Dunlop, Dunlay, Dunnam, Dunman, Munday, Duran, Fulp, Dunham, Delap

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Dunlap Family Origin

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Dunlap Family Occupations

What did your Dunlap ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Dunlap occupation in Canada was Farmer. 48% of Dunlap's were Farmers. Farmer, At School and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dunlap. A less common occupation for the Dunlap family was Farmers Son.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • At School

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Farmers Son

    3%

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

Dunlap Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dunlap Life Expectancy

What is the average Dunlap lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Dunlap life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1941. The average life expectancy for Dunlap in 1940 was 29, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dunlap

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dunlap 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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