Zapp Name Meaning

North German form of Zapf.

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


Similar surnames: Tapp, Happ, Sapp, Japp, Gapp, App, Kaupp, Zay, Rapp, Capp

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Zapp Family Origin

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Zapp Family Occupations

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  • Agent

    20%
  • Night Watchman

    20%
  • Printer Master

    20%
  • Soft Goods Agent

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Zapp family was Soft Goods Agent. The most common Zapp occupation in the UK was Agent. 20% of Zapp's were Agents. Agent, Night Watchman and Printer Master were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zapp.

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Zapp Historical Records

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Zapp Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Zapp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Zapp in 1950 was 43, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zapp

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