Tope Family History

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Tope Name Meaning

English (Devon): unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Hope, Toce, Toye, Tole, Soper, Topp, Cope, Pope, Towe, Tone

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Tope Family Origin

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Tope Family Occupations

What did your Tope ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tope. The most common Tope occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Tope's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tope family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Blacksmith


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

Tope Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Tope. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tope 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Tope. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Tope. For the veterans among your Tope ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tope Life Expectancy

What is the average Tope lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Tope life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Tope in 1950 was 41, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tope

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tope 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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