Appelhans Family History

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Appelhans Name Meaning

from a compound of the personal name Appel, a pet form of Albrecht (see Appel 1) + the personal name Hans (see Johann), i.e. ‘Appel’s (son) Hans’. from the North German dialect word Appel ‘apple’ + the personal name Hans, hence a distinguishing name for a fruit grower or seller named Hans.

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


Similar surnames: Appelman, Appel, Abelman, Appleman, Apfelbaum, Stephans, Andelman

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Appelhans Family Origin

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Appelhans Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Appelhans occupation in the USA was Liquor Dealer. 50% of Appelhans's were Liquor Dealers. Liquor Dealer and Works At Pianos were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Appelhans.

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  • Liquor Dealer

    50%
  • Works At Pianos

    50%

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Appelhans Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Appelhans. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Appelhans 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 Appelhans. 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 Appelhans. For the veterans among your Appelhans ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Appelhans Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Appelhans life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Appelhans in 1959 was 47, and 80 in 2004.

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