Ropp Family History

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Ropp Name Meaning

from a short form of Ruprecht, one of the German forms of Robert. Altered spelling of Rupp.

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


Similar surnames: Roop, Roup, Roupp, Bopp, Opp, Ripp, Dopp, Rupp, Popp, Lopp

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Ropp Family Origin

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Ropp Family Occupations

What did your Ropp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ropp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Ropp's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ropp. A less common occupation for the Ropp family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Ropp Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

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

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Ropp Life Expectancy

What is the average Ropp lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Ropp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Ropp in 1940 was 72, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ropp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ropp 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.

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