Stopp Name Meaning

North German and Danish: from Middle Low German stop ‘pitcher’, ‘stone bottle’, hence a nickname for a heavy drinker or a metonymic occupational name for a wine seller or innkeeper. Variant of Stolp.

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


Similar surnames: Stoop, Topp, Sopp, Schopp, Stock, Stoppel, Storm, Tropp, Stolp, Stipp

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Stopp Family Origin

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Stopp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Blacksmith

    16%
  • Wagon Maker

    11%
  • Boiler Maker

    5%

In 1880, A less common occupation for the Stopp family was Boiler Maker. The most common Stopp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Stopp's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Wagon Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stopp.

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Stopp Historical Records

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Stopp Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Stopp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Stopp in 1952 was 46, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stopp

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