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Pawpa Family History

Pawpa Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Papa, Pappa, Apa, Palla, Sawa, Pala, Pape, Papp, Papas, Rapa

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Where is the Pawpa family from?

You can see how Pawpa families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Pawpa family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Pawpa family living in Oklahoma. This was 100% of all the recorded Pawpa's in USA. Oklahoma had the highest population of Pawpa families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Pawpa surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Pawpa ancestors do for a living?

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

What Pawpa family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 564 census records available for the last name Pawpa. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pawpa 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Pawpa. 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 14 military records available for the last name Pawpa. For the veterans among your Pawpa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Pawpa lifespan?

Between 1967 and 1993, in the United States, Pawpa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Pawpa in 1967 was 55, and 80 in 1993.

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