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Westrope Name Meaning

English: habitational name a place in Wiltshire named Westrop, from Old English west ‘west’ + þrop ‘village’, or perhaps from Westrip in Gloucestershire or Westhorpe in Buckinghamshire, both having the same origin as the place in Wiltshire.

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

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Westrope Family Origin

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Westrope Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Retired Farmer

    11%
  • Brick & Stone Mason

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Retired Farmer and Brick & Stone Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Westrope. The most common Westrope occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Westrope's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Westrope family was Carpenter.

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Westrope Historical Records

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Westrope Life Expectancy

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