App Name Meaning

German: from a short form of the personal name Apprecht, a variant of Albrecht. See also Albert.

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


Similar surnames: Tapp, Opp, Sapp, Mapp, Japp, Gapp, Upp, Happ, Arp, Kapp

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App Family Origin

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App Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common App occupation in the UK was Cowman (Dairy). 50% of App's were Cowman (Dairy)s. Cowman (Dairy) and Locksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by App.

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  • Cowman (Dairy)

    50%
  • Locksmith

    50%

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App Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name App. Like a window into their day-to-day life, App 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 642 immigration records available for the last name App. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name App. For the veterans among your App ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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App Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, App life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for App in 1962 was 76, and 69 in 2004.

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