Opp Name Meaning

from a short form of a German personal name composed with a cognte of Old High German ot, Old Saxon oel ‘possession’, ‘wealth’. possibly a shortening of any of numerous German compound names such as Oppenberg, Oppendinger, or Oppenhäuser.

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


Similar surnames: Olp, Popp, Off, Sopp, Kopp, Bopp, Topp, Ott, App, Jopp

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Opp Family Origin

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Opp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Opp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Opp's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Opp. A less common occupation for the Opp family was Blacksmith.

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Opp Historical Records

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Opp Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Opp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Opp in 1944 was 66, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Opp

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