Heaps Family History

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Heaps Name Meaning

English (Lancashire and Yorkshire): variant of Heap.

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


Similar surnames: Heape, Heap, Heald, Heep, Heys, Heart, Hearn, Veals, Neals, Heaphy

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Heaps Family Origin

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Heaps Family Occupations

What did your Heaps ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Heaps. 3% of Heaps men worked as a General Labourer and 49% of Heaps women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Heaps were Builders Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Dut

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    3%
  • Painter decorator
    2%
  • Bricklayer
    1%
  • Builders Labourer
    1%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    49%
  • Cotton Weaver
    3%
  • Incapacitated
    2%
  • Unpaid Domestic Dut
    2%

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

Heaps Historical Records

What Heaps family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 28,000 census records available for the last name Heaps. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heaps 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Heaps. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Heaps. For the veterans among your Heaps ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heaps Life Expectancy

What is the average Heaps lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Heaps life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Heaps in 1956 was 51, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heaps

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heaps 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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