Topping Family History

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Topping Name Meaning

English (common in Lancashire and northern Ireland): from a patronymic or pet form of Topp, or possibly from an unattested Old English personal name Topping.

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

Similar surnames: Tipping, Coppin, Copping, Hopping, Tong, Tippin, Tappin, Coppins

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Topping Family Origin

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Topping Family Occupations

What did your Topping ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Topping. 25% of Topping men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Topping women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Topping were Butcher and Chauffeur

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Labourer
  • Laborer
  • Butcher

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Stenographer
  • Dressmaker
  • Book Keeper
  • Chauffeur

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

Topping Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 53,000 census records available for the last name Topping. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Topping 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Topping. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Topping. For the veterans among your Topping ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Topping Life Expectancy

What is the average Topping lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Topping life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Topping in 1941 was 33, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Topping

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Topping 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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