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The name Northrup is a habitational name, derived from the place named Northorpe in the former East Riding of Yorkshire. The place name comes from the Old English "norž," meaning "north," and "žorp," or "žrop," meaning an "outlying farmstead" or "hamlet."

Northrup Early Origins



The surname Northrup was first found in Lincolnshire, where they held a family seat in ancient times.

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Northrup Spelling Variations


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Northrup Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Northrup, Northorp, Northrop, Northup, Northope and others.

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Northrup Early History


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Northrup Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Northrup research. Another 302 words (22 lines of text) covering the years 1216, 1273, 1296, 1379, and 1682 are included under the topic Early Northrup History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Northrup Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Northrup Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Northrup Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Northrup Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Joseph Northrup, who sailed to New England between 1620 and 1650
  • Joseph Northrup, who sailed to Massachusetts in 1637
  • Joseph Northrup, who arrived in Massachusetts in 1637 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Northrup Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • G H Northrup, who landed in San Francisco, California in 1851 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • E. Northrup, who setted in San Francisco in 1852
  • E. B. Northrup, who setted in San Francisco in 1852
  • Emma Northrup, aged 43, who emigrated to the United States, in 1893
  • H.E. Northrup, aged 46, who landed in America, in 1894
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Northrup Settlers in United States in the 20th Century

  • Harper Samuel Northrup, aged 23, who emigrated to the United States, in 1905
  • George Tyler Northrup, aged 33, who landed in America, in 1907
  • E. Antoinette Northrup, aged 55, who landed in America, in 1907
  • Edward Northrup, aged 25, who settled in America, in 1909
  • Frank E. Northrup, aged 41, who settled in America, in 1911
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Northrup Settlers in Canada in the 16th Century

  • Cobb Northrup, who arrived in Nova Scotia sometime between 1598 and 1867
  • Benjamin Northrup, who arrived in Nova Scotia sometime between 1598 and 1867
  • Abigail Northrup, who setted in Nova Scotia sometime between 1598 and 1867

Northrup Settlers in Canada in the 18th Century

  • Joseph Northrup, who sailed to Nova Scotia in 1760
  • Mr. Benajah Northrup U.E. (b. 1750) born in Connecticut, USA who settled in Kingston, Kings County, New Brunswick c. 1784 he died in 1838 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X

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Contemporary Notables of the name Northrup (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Northrup (post 1700)



  • Jim Northrup (1943-2016), Native American newspaper columnist, poet, performer, and political commentator
  • Leonard "Lynn" L. Northrup Jr. (1918-2016), American engineer who held 14 US patents; his company manufactured some of the first commercial solar water heaters
  • Philip Northrup (1904-1963), American track and field athlete who won the NCAA javelin championship in 1925 and 1926
  • Jim "Gray Fox" Northrup (1939-2011), American Major League Baseball player who played from 1964 to 1975
  • Theodore Havermeyer Northrup (1866-1919), American ragtime composer, best known for his "Louisiana Rag" (1897)
  • Patricia Northrup, American military pilot, former Miss California, recipient of three Flying Air Medals
  • Harry Northrup (1875-1936), French-born, American film actor of the silent film era who appeared in 135 films
  • Edwin Fitch Northrup (1886-1940), American professor of physics at Princeton University
  • D. M. Northrup, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1884 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 18) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • Clarke S. Northrup, American politician, Dry Candidate for Delegate to New York convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933 [3]CITATION[CLOSE]
    The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 18) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
  • ... (Another 32 notables are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

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Citations


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Citations



  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  2. ^ Rubincam, Milton. The Old United Empire Loyalists List. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc, 1976. (Originally published as; United Empire Loyalists. The Centennial of the Settlement of Upper Canada. Rose Publishing Company, 1885.) ISBN 0-8063-0331-X
  3. ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2016, January 18) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html

Other References

  1. Burke, John Bernard Ed. The Roll of Battle Abbey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  2. Fairbairn. Fairbain's book of Crests of the Families of Great Britain and Ireland, 4th Edition 2 volumes in one. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1968. Print.
  3. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  4. Bolton, Charles Knowles. Bolton's American Armory. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1964. Print.
  5. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
  6. Virkus, Frederick A. Ed. Immigrant Ancestors A List of 2,500 Immigrants to America Before 1750. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1964. Print.
  7. Egle, William Henry. Pennsylvania Genealogies Scotch-Irish and German. Harrisburg: L.S. Hart, 1886. Print.
  8. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
  9. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
  10. Shirley, Evelyn Philip. Noble and Gentle Men of England Or Notes Touching The Arms and Descendants of the Ancient Knightley and Gentle Houses of England Arranged in their Respective Counties 3rd Edition. Westminster: John Bowyer Nichols and Sons, 1866. Print.
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The Northrup Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Northrup Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

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