Poplar Family History

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Poplar Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone living by a poplar tree.

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


Similar surnames: Pohler, Poppler, Pooler, Solar, Dollar, Bolar, Tolar, Pollard, Pomar

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Poplar Family Origin

Where is the Poplar family from?

Poplar Family Occupations

What did your Poplar ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Poplar occupation in the UK was Cabinet Maker. 27% of Poplar's were Cabinet Makers. A less common occupation for the Poplar family was Carpet Weaver. Cabinet Maker, Bootmaker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Poplar.

View Census data for Poplar | Data not to scale

  • Cabinet Maker

    27%
  • Bootmaker

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Carpet Weaver

    9%

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

Poplar Historical Records

What Poplar family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Poplar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Poplar census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Poplar

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Poplar. 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 Poplar. For the veterans among your Poplar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Poplar Life Expectancy

What is the average Poplar lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Poplar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Poplar in 1945 was 36, and 58 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Poplar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Poplar 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.

Famous Poplar Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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