Schropp History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms

The Schropp surname is thought to be derived from the Bavarian dialect word "schropp," meaning a "pile of earth," and may have been a nickname for a rough or course person.

Early Origins of the Schropp family

The surname Schropp was first found in the Southern German states. Early records include a Johann Schrope in North Hesse in 1312, H. Scrupe in Stettin in 1350 and Lienhard der Schroppe in Tyrol in 1375.

Early History of the Schropp family

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Schropp Spelling Variations

Spelling variations of this family name include: Schropp, Schröpp, Schröppel, Schrap, Schreeb, Schrepp, Schrepl, Schröd, Schrodt and many more.

Early Notables of the Schropp family (pre 1700)

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United States Schropp migration to the United States +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Schropp Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
  • Ann Margaret Schropp, who settled in New York in 1743
  • Anna M. Schropp, who arrived in New York, NY in 1743
  • Anna Margaret Schropp, who arrived in New York in 1743
  • Anna M Schropp, who arrived in New York, NY in 1743 [1]
  • Anna Margaret Schropp, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1743 [1]
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)
Schropp Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
  • Charles Schropp, who arrived in Allegheny Co. Pennsylvania in 1844
  • Charles Schropp, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1844 [1]

Canada Schropp migration to Canada +

Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Schropp Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century
  • Sebastian Family Schropp, who arrived in Saskatchewan in 1890
  • Joseph Family Schropp, who arrived in Saskatchewan in 1891
Schropp Settlers in Canada in the 20th Century
  • Hieronymus Schropp, who settled in Saskatchewan in 1922

Contemporary Notables of the name Schropp (post 1700) +

  • Myriam Schropp, tennis player at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Women's singles


  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)


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