Harrop Family History

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Harrop Name Meaning

English (mainly south Lancashire): habitational name from any of several places in West Yorkshire or from one in Cheshire called Harrop, or from Harehope in Northumberland, all of which are named from Old English hara ‘hare’ + hop ‘valley’.

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


Similar surnames: Harrow, Harlow, Barrow, Harton, Yarrow, Harp, Harry, Barros, Harrup

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Harrop Family Origin

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Harrop Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Grocer

    4%
  • Machinist

    4%
  • Keeping House

    3%

In 1880, the most common Harrop occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Harrop's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Harrop family was Keeping House. Farmer, Grocer and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harrop.

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Harrop Historical Records

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Harrop Life Expectancy

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