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

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

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

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Ropp Historical Records

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Ropp Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ropp

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