Hopley Family History

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Hopley Name Meaning

Americanized form of Swiss German Hoppler (see Hopler).

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


Similar surnames: Hopler, Hosley, Rupley, Boxley, Kepley, Yokley, Bohley, Howley, Hoppe

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Hopley Family Origin

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Hopley Family Occupations

What did your Hopley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hopley family was Furniture Dealer. Farmer, Clergman and Editor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hopley. The most common Hopley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Hopley's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Clergman

    13%
  • Editor

    13%
  • Furniture Dealer

    13%

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

Hopley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hopley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hopley census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Hopley. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Hopley. For the veterans among your Hopley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hopley Life Expectancy

What is the average Hopley lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Hopley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Hopley in 1949 was 54, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hopley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hopley ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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