Delap Name Meaning

alternative form of Lappin; in Counties Derry and Fermanagh, an alternative form of Dunlop.

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


Similar surnames: Delay, Delon, Dolak, Dolan, Dea, Selak, Delmar, Devan, Dean, Reap

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Delap Family Origin

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Delap Family Occupations

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  • Coalminer

    22%
  • ((Annuitant))

    11%
  • Boiler Smith

    11%
  • Bugler Militia Staff Pensioner

    11%

In 1881, Coalminer, ((Annuitant)) and Boiler Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Delap. A less common occupation for the Delap family was Bugler Militia Staff Pensioner. The most common Delap occupation in the UK was Coalminer. 22% of Delap's were Coalminers.

Source: Census data for Delap | Data not to scale

Delap Historical Records

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Delap Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, Delap life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Delap in 1961 was 58, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Delap

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