Popish Family History

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Popish Name Meaning

English: nickname for a Roman Catholic, a comparatively late formation. Most surnames originated before the Reformation, with its schism between the Roman Catholic and Protestant Churches.

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

Similar surnames: Popek, Polish, Popik, Fish, Popov, Pouch, Powis, Polich, Parish

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Popish Family Origin

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Popish Family Occupations

What did your Popish ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Popish occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Popish's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer


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

Popish Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 618 census records available for the last name Popish. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Popish 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 35 immigration records available for the last name Popish. 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 239 military records available for the last name Popish. For the veterans among your Popish ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Popish Life Expectancy

What is the average Popish lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Popish life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Popish in 1947 was 60, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Popish 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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