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Kropf Name Meaning

from Middle High German kropf ‘goiter’, hence a nickname for a person with a conspicuous crop due to goiter. nickname for a person of short stature (see Kropp).

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


Similar surnames: Kropp, Knopf, Tropf, Kopf, Krapf, Klopf, Krohn, Kronk, Kumpf, Krampf

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Kropf Family Origin

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Kropf Family Occupations

What did your Kropf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Gardner and Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kropf. The most common Kropf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Kropf's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kropf family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Gardner

    7%
  • Brewer

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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

Kropf Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kropf. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kropf 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 Kropf. 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 Kropf. For the veterans among your Kropf ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kropf Life Expectancy

What is the average Kropf lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Kropf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Kropf in 1954 was 39, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kropf

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kropf 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.

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