Northrup Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Northrup Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Northorpe in the former East Riding of Yorkshire, named with Old Norse norðr or Old English norþ ‘north’ + þorp or þrop ‘dependent outlying farmstead’, ‘hamlet’.

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


Similar surnames: Northup, Lothrop, Northam, Northcutt, Northey, Gawthrop, Coltharp

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Northrup Family Origin

Where is the Northrup family from?

SHOW MORE

Northrup Family Occupations

What did your Northrup ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Cattle Dealer

    50%
  • Housekeeper

    50%

In 1881, the most common Northrup occupation in the UK was Cattle Dealer. 50% of Northrup's were Cattle Dealers. Cattle Dealer and Housekeeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Northrup.

Source: Census data for Northrup | Data not to scale

Northrup Historical Records

What Northrup family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Northrup ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Northrup

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Northrup Life Expectancy

What is the average Northrup lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Northrup 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Northrup Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Look up another name