Gropper Family History

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Gropper Name Meaning

German: occupational name for someone who fished for grouper, from Gropp + -er suffix denoting human agency. North German (Gröpper): Westphalian occupational name for a maker of metal or earthenware vessels, from Middle Low German grope ‘pot’ + agent suffix -er.

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


Similar surnames: Graper, Grover, Cropper, Hopper, Roper, Propper, Kopper, Stopper

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Gropper Family Origin

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Gropper Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Teamster

    25%
  • Waiter

    25%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gropper family was Waiter. Farmer, Laborer and Teamster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gropper. The most common Gropper occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Gropper's were Farmers.

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Gropper Historical Records

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Gropper Life Expectancy

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