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Balthrop Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost place, probably in Cambridgeshire, where the surname is recorded in the 17th century. The second element of the place name is a metathesized form of Old English þorp ‘settlement’; the first element is of uncertain origin. The surname is now extinct in the British Isles.

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

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Balthrop Family Origin

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Balthrop Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Clerk


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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Balthrop family was Clerk. The most common Balthrop occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Balthrop's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Balthrop.

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Balthrop Historical Records

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Balthrop Life Expectancy

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