Hap Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Han, Hay, Ham, Cap, Ha, Harp, Hai, Haw, Hau, Happ

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Hap Family Origin

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Hap Family Occupations

What did your Hap ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Hap.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    100%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Hap Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hap. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hap 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 541 immigration records available for the last name Hap. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Hap. For the veterans among your Hap ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hap Life Expectancy

What is the average Hap lifespan?

Between 1972 and 2002, in the United States, Hap life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Hap in 1972 was 68, and 77 in 2002.

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