Strop Name Meaning

German: unexplained. possibly an Americanized form of Dutch Stroop, a nickname for a poacher, from a derivative of the verb stropen ‘to raid’, ‘to plunder’.

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


Similar surnames: Strope, Stroop, Strom, Stoop, Troy, Strow, Stroh, Strouf, Stoup

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Strop Family Origin

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Strop Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Brewer

    5%
  • Brick Manufacturer

    5%
  • Brick Mason

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Brewer and Brick Manufacturer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Strop. The most common Strop occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Strop's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Strop family was Brick Mason.

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Strop Historical Records

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Strop Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, Strop life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Strop in 1960 was 33, and 40 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Strop

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