Tropp Name Meaning

North German: nickname for a simpleton, Middle Low German trop. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name from a place in Silesia called Troppau in German (formerly part of Austria-Hungary).

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


Similar surnames: Kropp, Propp, Topp, Trapp, Kopp, Repp, Tromp, Tripp, Tropf, Cropp

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Tropp Family Origin

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Tropp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Dry Goods

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Tropp family was Dry Goods. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tropp. The most common Tropp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Tropp's were Farmers.

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Tropp Historical Records

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Tropp Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Tropp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Tropp in 1953 was 64, and 88 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tropp

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