Poppe Name Meaning

German: variant of Popp 1. English: variant spelling of Popp 2. Dutch: from the Germanic personal name Poppo (see Popp 1).

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


Similar surnames: Poppa, Hoppe, Popp, Foppe, Poppel, Popper, Popke, Peppe, Pope, Topp

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Poppe Family Origin

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Poppe Family Occupations

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  • Labourer In Dockyard

    33%
  • Tailor

    33%
  • Tailoress

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Poppe family was Tailoress. The most common Poppe occupation in the UK was Labourer In Dockyard. 33% of Poppe's were Labourer In Dockyards. Labourer In Dockyard and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Poppe.

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Poppe Historical Records

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Poppe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Poppe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Poppe in 1952 was 22, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Poppe

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