Poppleton Family History

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Poppleton Name Meaning

English (West Yorkshire): habitational name from a place in West Yorkshire, so named from Old English popel ‘pebble’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Appleton, Stapleton, Poulton, Popplewell, Hopton, Congleton

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Poppleton Family Origin

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Poppleton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    14%
  • Boatman

    7%
  • Attorney

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Poppleton family was Attorney. The most common Poppleton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Poppleton's were Farmers. Farmer, Dry Goods Merchant and Boatman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Poppleton.

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Poppleton Historical Records

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Poppleton Life Expectancy

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