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Strope Name Meaning

North German: variant of Stropp, either a metonymic occupational name for a rope maker from the Low German word for rope, or a nickname for a rascal, the sense it has today. 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: Strop, Stopp, Strode, Stroope, Tropp, Strouf, Stroh, Shope, Strobel

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Strope Family Origin

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Strope Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Strope. The most common Strope occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Strope's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Strope family was Farm Laborer.

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Strope Historical Records

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Strope Life Expectancy

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