Hoppe Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: variant of Hopp. South German: nickname from dialect hoppen ‘to hop’ (a variant of standard German hüpfen). This name is widespread throughout central Europe. Danish: from North German Hopp (see Hopf), or the Danish byname Hoppe ‘horse’, ‘mare’. English: metonymic form of Hopper 1.

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


Similar surnames: Hopp, Hopper, Happe, Poppe, Koppe, Topp, Foppe, Heppe, Huppe, Hopke

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Hoppe Family Origin

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Hoppe Family Occupations

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  • Factory Hand

    29%
  • Labourer

    29%
  • Student

    29%
  • Black Smith

    14%

In 1881, Factory Hand, Labourer and Student were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoppe. A less common occupation for the Hoppe family was Black Smith. The most common Hoppe occupation in Canada was Factory Hand. 29% of Hoppe's were Factory Hands.

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Hoppe Historical Records

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Hoppe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Hoppe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Hoppe in 1944 was 44, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoppe

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