Hopes Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant of Hope.

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


Similar surnames: Hope, Hypes, Holes, Howes, Hopps, Hodes, Hoyes, Homes, Howey, Copes

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Hopes Family Origin

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Hopes Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Farmer

    19%
  • Farm Hand

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hopes. A less common occupation for the Hopes family was Blacksmith. The most common Hopes occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Hopes's were Laborers.

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Hopes Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Hopes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Hopes in 1954 was 63, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hopes

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