Pop Name Meaning

Romanian: variant of Popa.

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


Similar surnames: Popa, Hop, Pope, Po, Pol, Pap, Goy, Mow, Bol, Pock

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Pop Family Origin

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Pop Family Occupations

What did your Pop ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Pop family was Stone Mason. Farmer, Drives Wagon and Segar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pop. The most common Pop occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Pop's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Drives Wagon

    13%
  • Segar Maker

    13%
  • Stone Mason

    13%

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Pop Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pop Life Expectancy

What is the average Pop lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Pop life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Pop in 1951 was 60, and 43 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pop 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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