Reape Family History

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Reape Name Meaning

Variant of English and Irish Reap.

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

Similar surnames: Reap, Rape, Reade, Heape, Neale, Veale, Rempe, Weare, Rease, Raper

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Reape Family Origin

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Reape Family Occupations

What did your Reape ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Clerk and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Reape. 7% of Reape men worked as a Clerk and 17% of Reape women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Reape were Laborer and Labor

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Farm Laborer
  • Fireman
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
  • Stenographer
  • Housekeeper
  • Labor

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

Reape Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Reape. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reape 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 298 immigration records available for the last name Reape. 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 178 military records available for the last name Reape. For the veterans among your Reape ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reape Life Expectancy

What is the average Reape lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Reape life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Reape in 1964 was 73, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reape

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reape 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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