Stopp Family History

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Stopp Name Meaning

North German and Danish: from Middle Low German stop ‘pitcher’, ‘stone bottle’, hence a nickname for a heavy drinker or a metonymic occupational name for a wine seller or innkeeper. Variant of Stolp.

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

Similar surnames: Stoop, Topp, Sopp, Schopp, Stock, Stoppel, Storm, Tropp, Stolp, Stipp

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Stopp Family Origin

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Stopp Family Occupations

What did your Stopp ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Farmer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Stopp. 22% of Stopp men worked as a Farmer and 13% of Stopp women worked as a Farmer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Stopp were New Worker and Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • New Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Maid
  • Housekeeper
  • Laborer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Stopp Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Stopp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stopp 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 647 immigration records available for the last name Stopp. 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 Stopp. For the veterans among your Stopp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stopp Life Expectancy

What is the average Stopp lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Stopp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Stopp in 1952 was 46, and 86 in 2004.

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