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Alsop Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Alsop in Derbyshire, named with the genitive of the Old English personal name Ælle + Old English hop ‘enclosed valley’.

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


Similar surnames: Alton, Elson, Alston, Asp, Elston, Altom, Malson, Alborn, Balsam

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Alsop Family Origin

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Alsop Family Occupations

What did your Alsop ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Alsop occupation in the UK was Farmer. 8% of Alsop's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Alsop family was Agricultural Labourer. Farmer, Coal Miner and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Alsop.

View Census data for Alsop | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    8%
  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Alsop ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Alsop Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Alsop Life Expectancy

What is the average Alsop lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Alsop life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Alsop in 1946 was 45, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Alsop

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Alsop 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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