Foppe Name Meaning

Dutch, Frisian, and North German: from a pet form of the Germanic personal name Volkbrecht, Volkbrand, or a similar name, composed with folk ‘people’, ‘warriors’ as the first element.

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


Similar surnames: Hoppe, Poppe, Koppe, Hippe, Opper, Huppe, Kopp, Koppen, Opp, Copps

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Foppe Family Origin

Where is the Foppe family from?

SHOW MORE

Foppe Family Occupations

What did your Foppe ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    67%
  • Tailor

    33%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, Farmer and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Foppe. The most common Foppe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Foppe's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Foppe | Data not to scale

Foppe Historical Records

What Foppe family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Foppe ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Foppe

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Foppe Life Expectancy

What is the average Foppe lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Foppe 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Foppe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Foppe in 1962 was 40, and 18 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Foppe

Famous Foppe Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)

Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Look up another name