Rappold Family History

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Rappold Name Meaning

German: from a personal name composed of the Germanic elements rad ‘counsel’, ‘advice’ + bald ‘bold’, ‘brave’.

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

Similar surnames: Appold, Rabold, Rapport, Happel, Wambold, Arnold, Rayford, Reynold

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Rappold Family Origin

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Rappold Family Occupations

What did your Rappold ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rappold family was At Home. Farmer, Baker and Broom Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rappold. The most common Rappold occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Rappold's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Baker

  • Broom Maker

  • At Home


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Rappold Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Rappold. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rappold 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 814 immigration records available for the last name Rappold. 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 Rappold. For the veterans among your Rappold ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rappold Life Expectancy

What is the average Rappold lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Rappold life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Rappold in 1951 was 25, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rappold

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