Tschopp Family History

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Tschopp Name Meaning

Swiss German: probably from a metonymic occupational name for a jacket maker, from Middle High German jop(p)e, juppe ‘jacket’ (schope, schoppe), a loanword from Italian g(i)ubba; in some instances the surname may have arisen from a nickname for someone who wore jackets that were remarkable.

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

Similar surnames: Schopp, Schopf, Schoepp, Schupp, Schott, Schoop, Scholl, Schlup

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Tschopp Family Origin

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Tschopp Family Occupations

What did your Tschopp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tschopp. A less common occupation for the Tschopp family was Shoemaker. The most common Tschopp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Tschopp's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Shoemaker


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Tschopp Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 483 immigration records available for the last name Tschopp. 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 515 military records available for the last name Tschopp. For the veterans among your Tschopp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tschopp Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Tschopp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Tschopp in 1959 was 72, and 84 in 2004.

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