Jopp Family History

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Jopp Name Meaning

English: variant of Job. South German: from the personal name, either a derivative of Hiob, the German form of Job, or a reduced form of Jakob.

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

Similar surnames: Hopp, Kopp, Sopp, Opp, Topp, Japp, Popp, Lopp, Bopp, Dopp

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Jopp Family Origin

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Jopp Family Occupations

What did your Jopp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Jopp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Jopp's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jopp. A less common occupation for the Jopp family was Clerk Dry Goods.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Tailor

  • Clerk Dry Goods


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

Jopp Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Jopp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jopp 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 913 immigration records available for the last name Jopp. 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 831 military records available for the last name Jopp. For the veterans among your Jopp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jopp Life Expectancy

What is the average Jopp lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Jopp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Jopp in 1955 was 40, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jopp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jopp 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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