Paap Family History

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Paap Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: variant of Pape.

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


Similar surnames: Paape, Paar, Raap, Papp, Paas, Baar, Grap, Haaf, Haar, Baab

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Paap Family Origin

Where is the Paap family from?

Paap Family Occupations

What did your Paap ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Paap. 20% of Paap men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Paap women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Paap were Salesman and Caretaker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    20%
  • Farm Laborer
    6%
  • Proprietor
    6%
  • Salesman
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
    12%
  • Bookkeeper
    6%
  • Bookkeepercashier
    6%
  • Caretaker
    6%

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

Paap Historical Records

What Paap family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Paap. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Paap 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Paap. 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 574 military records available for the last name Paap. For the veterans among your Paap ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Paap Life Expectancy

What is the average Paap lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Paap life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Paap in 1962 was 70, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Paap

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Paap 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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