Stroop Family History

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Stroop Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: from Middle Dutch, Middle Low German stropen ‘to plunder’ or ‘to flay’, a nickname for a raider or looter, or an occupational name for a skinner.

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

Similar surnames: Stoop, Shoop, Strop, Strope, Stroot, Stopp, Strom, Tropp, Strouf

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Stroop Family Origin

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Stroop Family Occupations

What did your Stroop ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Stroop family was Cooper. The most common Stroop occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Stroop's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stroop.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • At Home

  • Cooper


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

Stroop Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Stroop. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stroop 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 459 immigration records available for the last name Stroop. 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 757 military records available for the last name Stroop. For the veterans among your Stroop ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stroop Life Expectancy

What is the average Stroop lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Stroop life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Stroop in 1960 was 63, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stroop

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stroop 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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