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Hopfer Name Meaning

German (Bavaria; also Höpfer) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a grower of hops or dealer in hops, from Middle High German hopfe ‘hops’, German Hopfen + the agent suffix -er.

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

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Hopfer Family Origin

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Hopfer Family Occupations

What did your Hopfer ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Hopfer ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hopfer. The most common Hopfer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Hopfer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hopfer family was Coal Miner.

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Hopfer Historical Records

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Hopfer Life Expectancy

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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