Knoop Family History

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Knoop Name Meaning

English, German, and Dutch: variant of Knopp.

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


Similar surnames: Knop, Knopp, Roop, Knope, Knapp, Stoop, Knops, Kloos, Knupp, Knott

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Knoop Family Origin

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Knoop Family Occupations

What did your Knoop ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Knoop. The most common Knoop occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Knoop's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Knoop family was Grocer.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Grocer

    4%

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

Knoop Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Knoop. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Knoop census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Knoop. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Knoop. For the veterans among your Knoop ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Knoop Life Expectancy

What is the average Knoop lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Knoop life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Knoop in 1956 was 48, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Knoop

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Knoop ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Knoop Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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