Bopp Family History

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Bopp Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name Boppo, of uncertain origin and meaning, perhaps originally a nursery name or a short form of a personal name such as Bodobert, a Germanic personal name meaning ‘famous leader’, composed of the elements Bodo ‘messenger’, ‘leader’ (see Bode) + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’. See also Popp.

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

Similar surnames: Popp, Dopp, Hopp, Kopp, Opp, Bupp, Sopp, Lopp, Boff, Jopp

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Bopp Family Origin

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Bopp Family Occupations

What did your Bopp ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bopp. 10% of Bopp men worked as a Laborer and 7% of Bopp women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bopp were Carpenter and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Stenographer
  • Housekeeper
  • Teacher

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

Bopp Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Bopp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bopp 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Bopp. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Bopp. For the veterans among your Bopp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bopp Life Expectancy

What is the average Bopp lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Bopp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Bopp in 1945 was 43, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bopp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bopp 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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