Popper Family History

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Popper Name Meaning

German: patronymic from Popp. German (Pöpper): variant of Pepper. Jewish (Ashkenazic): origin uncertain; perhaps a habitational name from Poprad, now in Slovakia. Compare the Poprad river in the same region, called Popper in German.

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


Similar surnames: Kopper, Pepper, Kipper, Hopper, Poster, Nopper, Poppe, Opper, Poppler

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Popper Family Origin

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Popper Family Occupations

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  • Jeweler

    6%
  • Merchant

    6%
  • Banker

    3%
  • Banker & Broker

    3%

In 1880, Jeweler, Merchant and Banker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Popper. A less common occupation for the Popper family was Banker & Broker. The most common Popper occupation in the USA was Jeweler. 6% of Popper's were Jewelers.

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Popper Historical Records

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Popper Life Expectancy

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