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Tropp Family History

Tropp Surname Meaning

North German: nickname for a simpleton Middle Low German trop. Compare Tropf . Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name from a place in Silesia called Troppau in German (formerly part of Austria-Hungary).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Kropp, Propp, Topp, Trapp, Kopp, Repp, Tromp, Tripp, Tropf, Cropp

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Where is the Tropp family from?

You can see how Tropp families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Tropp family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Tropp families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 13 Tropp families living in Lancashire. This was about 48% of all the recorded Tropp's in United Kingdom. Lancashire had the highest population of Tropp families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Tropp surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Tropp ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Tropp. 100% of Tropp men worked as a Farmer. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
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Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Tropp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tropp census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Tropp. 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 Cards

There are 783 military records available for the last name Tropp. For the veterans among your Tropp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Tropp lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Tropp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Tropp in 1953 was 64, and 88 in 2004.

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