Propst Family History

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Propst Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Probst.

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


Similar surnames: Probst, Prost, Trost, Propes, Propp, Brobst, Prouse, Post, Tropp

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Propst Family Origin

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Propst Family Occupations

What did your Propst ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Propst. A less common occupation for the Propst family was Carpenter. The most common Propst occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Propst's were Farmers.

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Propst Historical Records

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Propst Life Expectancy

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Famous Propst Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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