Propes Family History

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Propes Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): probably an Americanized variant of Propst.

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


Similar surnames: Propps, Propst, Copes, Propp, Poper, Propper, Pope, Arons, Pries

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Propes Family Origin

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Propes Family Occupations

What did your Propes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Propes. A less common occupation for the Propes family was Keeping House. The most common Propes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Propes's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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

Propes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Propes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Propes 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Propes. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Propes. For the veterans among your Propes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Propes Life Expectancy

What is the average Propes lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Propes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Propes in 1952 was 75, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Propes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Propes 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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