Chopp Family History

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Chopp Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Tschopp or Zschoppe (see Tschopp). Ukrainian: variant of Chop.

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

Similar surnames: Chop, Chupp, Cropp, Hopp, Coup, Shepp, Clapp, Shoop, Hoppa, Topp

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Chopp Family Origin

Where is the Chopp family from?

Chopp Family Occupations

What did your Chopp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Baker and Clothing Store were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Chopp. A less common occupation for the Chopp family was Porter. The most common Chopp occupation in the USA was Baker. 33% of Chopp's were Bakers.

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  • Baker

  • Clothing Store

  • Porter


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

Chopp Historical Records

What Chopp family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Chopp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chopp 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 Chopp. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Chopp. For the veterans among your Chopp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chopp Life Expectancy

What is the average Chopp lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Chopp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Chopp in 1955 was 57, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chopp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chopp 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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