Sopp Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for a soapmaker, from Middle English sope ‘soap’. English: from the Old English personal name Soppa. German: metonymic occupational name for a cook, from Middle High German soppe, suppe ‘soup’, ‘stock’, ‘meal’.

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


Similar surnames: Popp, Copp, Hopp, Sapp, Topp, Kopp, Stoop, Stopp, Opp, Dopp

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Sopp Family Origin

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Sopp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sopp. The most common Sopp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Sopp's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sopp family was Keeping House.

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Sopp Historical Records

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Sopp Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Sopp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Sopp in 1955 was 53, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sopp

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