Proper Family History

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Proper Name Meaning

Probably a respelling of Propper.

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

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Proper Family Origin

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Proper Family Occupations

What did your Proper ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, the most common Proper occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Proper's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Proper family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Proper.

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Proper Historical Records

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Proper Life Expectancy

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