Propst Family History

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Propst Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Probst.

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


Similar surnames: Probst, Prost, Trost, Propes, Propp, Brobst, Prouse, Post, Tropp

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Propst Family Origin

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Propst Family Occupations

What did your Propst ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Propst occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Propst's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Propst family was Carpenter. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Propst.

Source: Census data for Propst | Data not to scale

Propst Historical Records

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Propst Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Propst 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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Famous Propst Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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