Paape Family History

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Paape Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: variant of Pape.

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

Similar surnames: Paap, Pape, Papke, Papen, Paepke, Laake, Pope, Plake, Baade, Waage

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Paape Family Origin

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Paape Family Occupations

What did your Paape ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Paape. 39% of Paape men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Partner Ship
  • Agent

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

Paape Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Paape. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Paape 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 265 immigration records available for the last name Paape. 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 613 military records available for the last name Paape. For the veterans among your Paape ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Paape Life Expectancy

What is the average Paape lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Paape life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Paape in 1963 was 71, and 86 in 2004.

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