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Hopman Name Meaning

Dutch and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a grower or seller of hops from Middle Dutch hoppe Yiddish hopn ‘hop(s)’ + man ‘man’. Dutch: occupational name for a commander of the civic guard or an army unit. Americanized form of North German Hopmann a cognate of 1 above.

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


Similar surnames: Homan, Hoopman, Hofman, Kopman, Lipman, Osman, Holman, Homann, Kolman

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Where is the Hopman family from?

You can see how Hopman families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hopman family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hopman families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 7 Hopman families living in Quebec. This was about 88% of all the recorded Hopman's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Hopman families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hopman surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hopman ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Fisherman was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Hopman. 100% of Hopman men worked as a Fisherman. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Fisherman
    100%
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Hopman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hopman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hopman. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Hopman. For the veterans among your Hopman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hopman lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Hopman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Hopman in 1962 was 51, and 75 in 2004.

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