Hopf Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a grower of hops or dealer in hops, or a metonymic occupational name for a brewer, from the use of hops in the manufacture of beer, from Middle High German hopfe ‘hops’.

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


Similar surnames: Hopp, Kopf, Hoff, Topf, Zopf, Koff, Haaf, Zepf, Hogg, Helf

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Hopf Family Origin

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Hopf Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Baker

    4%
  • Butcher

    4%

In 1880, the most common Hopf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Hopf's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hopf. A less common occupation for the Hopf family was Butcher.

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Hopf Historical Records

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Hopf Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Hopf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Hopf in 1962 was 78, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hopf

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