Sloop Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of Dutch Sloep, an occupatonal nickname for the owner or sailer of a schloup, a type of sailing boat.

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


Similar surnames: Stoop, Shoop, Roop, Slimp, Smoot, Strop, Cloos, Sloup, Look, Flook

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Sloop Family Origin

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Sloop Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sloop family was Blacksmith. The most common Sloop occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Sloop's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sloop.

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Sloop Historical Records

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Sloop Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, Sloop life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Sloop in 1943 was 31, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sloop

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