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Laprad Surname Meaning

Altered form of French Laprade .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Laprade, Lapre, Lard, Lagrand, Lapan, Pappan, Laqua, Barras, Labar

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Where is the Laprad family from?

You can see how Laprad families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Laprad family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Laprad families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 3 Laprad families living in London. This was 100% of all the recorded Laprad's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Laprad families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Laprad surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Laprad ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Laprad. 38% of Laprad men worked as a Farmer and 67% of Laprad women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Laprad were Carpenter and Cook. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
  • Farming
  • Laborer
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
  • Cook
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Laprad. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laprad census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 25 immigration records available for the last name Laprad. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 289 military records available for the last name Laprad. For the veterans among your Laprad ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Laprad lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Laprad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Laprad in 1948 was 44, and 67 in 2004.

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