Cropp Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for a harvester of fruit, vegetables, or corn, from Middle English cropp, a noun derivative of cropt(en) ‘to pick’. Compare Cropper. English: topographic name for someone who lived at the top of a hill, Middle English cropp. Americanized spelling of German Kropp or of German and Dutch Krapp.

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


Similar surnames: Copp, Propp, Kropp, Trapp, Cropper, Capp, Sopp, Cripe, Topp, Crisp

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Cropp Family Origin

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Cropp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Laborer

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cropp. The most common Cropp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Cropp's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cropp family was Laborer.

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Cropp Historical Records

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Cropp Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Cropp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Cropp in 1948 was 30, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cropp

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