Stroup Family History

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Stroup Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered spelling of Stroop.

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


Similar surnames: Stroupe, Stroub, Roup, Strouse, Strop, Strow, Strouss, Trout, Strout

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Stroup Family Origin

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Stroup Family Occupations

What did your Stroup ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Stroup occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Stroup's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stroup. A less common occupation for the Stroup family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Stroup Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Stroup. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stroup census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Stroup

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Stroup. 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 Stroup. For the veterans among your Stroup ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stroup Life Expectancy

What is the average Stroup lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Stroup life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Stroup in 1944 was 30, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stroup

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stroup 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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