Dropp Family History

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Dropp Name Meaning

Probably a variant of German Tropp.

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

Similar surnames: Stopp, Propp, Ruopp, Ropp, Kropp, Gropp, Cropp, Dopp, Krapp, Roop

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Dropp Family Origin

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Dropp Family Occupations

What did your Dropp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer and Engineer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dropp. A less common occupation for the Dropp family was School Teacher. The most common Dropp occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Dropp's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Engineer

  • School Teacher


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

Dropp Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 782 census records available for the last name Dropp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dropp 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 77 immigration records available for the last name Dropp. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 195 military records available for the last name Dropp. For the veterans among your Dropp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dropp Life Expectancy

What is the average Dropp lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Dropp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Dropp in 1946 was 39, and 88 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dropp 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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