Rapps Name Meaning

Jewish: Americanized form of some like-sounding Ashkenazic name; see, for example, Rappaport.

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


Similar surnames: Ripps, Rappe, Crapps, Apps, Rapp, Sapp, Lipps, Mapes, Copps, Kaps

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Rapps Family Origin

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Rapps Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Rapps ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Coal Miner

    36%
  • Police Constable

    29%
  • Charwoman

    7%
  • Coalminer

    7%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Police Constable and Charwoman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rapps. The most common Rapps occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 36% of Rapps's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Rapps family was Coalminer.

Source: Census data for Rapps | Data not to scale

Rapps Historical Records

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Rapps Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Rapps life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Rapps in 1955 was 73, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rapps

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