Gropp Name Meaning

from a Germanic personal name formed with a cognate of Gothic hrotheigs ‘victorious’. variant of Grob. from Gropp ‘grouper’ (the fish); possibly a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman, or a nickname for someone with a large head and wide mouth like a grouper.

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


Similar surnames: Propp, Groppe, Cropp, Kopp, Topp, Kropp, Group, Gripp, Grof, Gropper

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Gropp Family Origin

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Gropp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Going To School

    20%
  • Pump Maker

    20%
  • Saw Miller

    20%

In 1881, Farmer, Going To School and Pump Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gropp. A less common occupation for the Gropp family was Saw Miller. The most common Gropp occupation in Canada was Farmer. 40% of Gropp's were Farmers.

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Gropp Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, Gropp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Gropp in 1959 was 30, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gropp

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