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Rapfogel Family History

Rapfogel 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: Rogel, Raphael, Raffel, Apfel, Rafael, Rapone, Rappel, Rangel, Fogel

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Where is the Rapfogel family from?

You can see how Rapfogel families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Rapfogel family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 2 Rapfogel families living in New York. This was about 50% of all the recorded Rapfogel's in USA. New York had the highest population of Rapfogel families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Rapfogel surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Rapfogel ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Musician was the top reported job for people in the USA named Rapfogel. 67% of Rapfogel men worked as a Musician. .

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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

  • Musician
  • Clerk
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Census Records

There are 132 census records available for the last name Rapfogel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rapfogel 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 55 immigration records available for the last name Rapfogel. 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 35 military records available for the last name Rapfogel. For the veterans among your Rapfogel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Rapfogel lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2002, in the United States, Rapfogel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Rapfogel in 1961 was 36, and 86 in 2002.

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