Hopke Name Meaning

North German (Westphalia; Höpke): topographic name from hop, denoting a raised piece of land in a bog, or a habitational name of similar origin.

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

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Hopke Family Origin

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Hopke Family Occupations

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  • Grocer

    25%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Brick Mason

    8%
  • Hardware Clerk

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hopke family was Hardware Clerk. Grocer, Farmer and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hopke. The most common Hopke occupation in the USA was Grocer. 25% of Hopke's were Grocers.

Source: Census data for Hopke | Data not to scale

Hopke Historical Records

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Hopke Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Hopke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hopke in 1960 was 62, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hopke

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