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Yaple Family History

Yaple Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Jäppel and Jäpel: from a pet form of Japp . In some cases possibly also an Americanized form of Slovenian Japelj: from a dialect pet form of the personal name Jakob (see Jacob ).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Yagle, Nale, Kaple, Caple, Mahle, Hapke, Paule, Cale, Balle, Staple

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Where is the Yaple family from?

You can see how Yaple families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Yaple family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1840 and 1920. The most Yaple families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 10 Yaple families living in New York. This was about 63% of all the recorded Yaple's in USA. New York had the highest population of Yaple families in 1840.
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What did your Yaple ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Yaple. 28% of Yaple men worked as a Laborer and 22% of Yaple women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Yaple were Truck Driver and Stenographer. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Teacher
  • Waitress
  • House Keeper
  • Stenographer
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Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Yaple. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yaple census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 156 immigration records available for the last name Yaple. 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 Cards

There are 992 military records available for the last name Yaple. For the veterans among your Yaple ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Yaple lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Yaple life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Yaple in 1946 was 42, and 87 in 2004.

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