Toop Family History

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Toop Name Meaning

English: possibly from the Old Norse personal name Tópi, Túpi, a short form of a personal name formed with þórr, name of the Norse god of thunder (see Thor) + a second element with initial b-, for example björn ‘bear’, ‘warrior’. On the other hand, the name is found mainly in Dorset and Devon, which are far from areas of Scandinavian settlement.

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

Similar surnames: Stoop, Koop, Roop, Topp, Troy, Hoop, Torp, Look, Coop, Goos

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Toop Family Origin

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Toop Family Occupations

What did your Toop ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Toop family was Carpenter. Farmer, Baker and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Toop. The most common Toop occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Toop's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Baker

  • Butcher

  • Carpenter


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Toop Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Toop. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Toop 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Toop. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Toop. For the veterans among your Toop ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Toop Life Expectancy

What is the average Toop lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Toop life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Toop in 1959 was 55, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Toop 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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