Roope Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of rope, Middle English rop (see Roper 1).

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


Similar surnames: Roper, Boone, Cooper, Roop, Rook, Roup, Hope, Loose, Rouse, Rome

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Roope Family Origin

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Roope Family Occupations

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  • Boot Maker

    7%
  • Carman

    7%
  • Army Contractor

    4%
  • Barrister Not Now In Practice

    4%

In 1881, Boot Maker, Carman and Army Contractor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roope. The most common Roope occupation in the UK was Boot Maker. 7% of Roope's were Boot Makers. A less common occupation for the Roope family was Barrister Not Now In Practice.

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Roope Historical Records

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Roope Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, Roope life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Roope in 1952 was 57, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roope

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