Zopf Name Meaning

German: nickname for someone who wore his hair in a pigtail or plait, Middle High German zopf, zoph, or from a field name from same word in the sense ‘tail’, ‘end’, ‘narrow point’.

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

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Zopf Family Origin

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Zopf Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    11%
  • Cabinet Maker

    6%
  • Cigar Maker

    6%
  • Crocer

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Zopf family was Crocer. The most common Zopf occupation in the USA was Laborer. 11% of Zopf's were Laborers. Laborer, Cabinet Maker and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zopf.

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Zopf Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Zopf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Zopf in 1944 was 36, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zopf

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