Popma Name Meaning

Frisian: from the Germanic personal name Poppo, Boppo (see Popp).

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


Similar surnames: Poppa, Poppe, Popp, Poma, Popke, Douma, Kopa, Toma, Posa, Bouma

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Popma Family Origin

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Popma Family Occupations

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  • Barber

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Huckster

    25%
  • Machine Hand

    25%

In 1880, Barber, Farmer and Huckster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Popma. A less common occupation for the Popma family was Machine Hand. The most common Popma occupation in the USA was Barber. 25% of Popma's were Barbers.

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Popma Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Popma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Popma in 1949 was 54, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Popma

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