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Tapur Family History

Tapur 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: Kapur, Tatar, Kaur, Tur, Tabor, Tamura, Paper, Topor, Tapper, Tapp

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Where is the Tapur family from?

You can see how Tapur families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Tapur family name was found in the USA in 1840. In 1840 there was 1 Tapur family living in Illinois. This was 100% of all the recorded Tapur's in USA. Illinois had the highest population of Tapur families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Tapur surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Tapur ancestors do for a living?

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

What Tapur family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 10 census records available for the last name Tapur. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tapur 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 6 immigration records available for the last name Tapur. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Tapur. For the veterans among your Tapur ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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