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Northrup Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Northorpe in the former East Riding of Yorkshire, named with Old Norse norðr or Old English norþ ‘north’ + þorp or þrop ‘dependent outlying farmstead’, ‘hamlet’.

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

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Northrup Family Origin

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Northrup Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Northrup occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Northrup's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Northrup. A less common occupation for the Northrup family was Carpenter.

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Northrup Historical Records

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Northrup Life Expectancy

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