as Lords of the Manor. The family name was first referenced in the year 1177 when Adam Drope held lands.
Drope is a hamlet in the valley of the River Ely in Vale of Glamorgan, southeast Wales.
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of this family name include: Drope, Droop, Droope, Trope, Trupe, Thrope, Trope and many more.
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: the name represented in many forms and recorded from the mid 17th century in the great migration from Europe. Migrants settled in the eastern seaboard from Newfoundland, to Maine, to Virginia, the Carolinas, and to the islands..