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Propps Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of German Propst.

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


Similar surnames: Propes, Propp, Ropp, Popp, Cripps, Dropp, Prouty, Crapps, Topps

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Propps Family Origin

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Propps Family Occupations

What did your Propps ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Propps family was Teamster. Farmer, Laborer and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Propps. The most common Propps occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Propps's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Miner

    20%
  • Teamster

    20%

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Propps Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Propps Life Expectancy

What is the average Propps lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Propps life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Propps in 1941 was 33, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Propps

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Propps 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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