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Schropp Name Meaning

South German: possibly a nickname (of uncertain application) from the Bavarian dialect word Schropp, meaning ‘pile of earth’.

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


Similar surnames: Schmoll, Schrupp, Schoepp, Schroth, Schopf, Schroll, Schrumpf, Schopp

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Schropp Family Origin

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Schropp Family Occupations

What did your Schropp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schropp family was Hotel Keeper. Farmer, Laborer and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schropp. The most common Schropp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Schropp's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Clerk In Store

    5%
  • Hotel Keeper

    5%

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

Schropp Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schropp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schropp 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Schropp. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Schropp. For the veterans among your Schropp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schropp Life Expectancy

What is the average Schropp lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Schropp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Schropp in 1954 was 30, and 55 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schropp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schropp 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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