Hodapp Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Hodapp Name Meaning

South German: probably a nickname for a clumsy person, from Middle High German hoh ‘high’, ‘tall’ + the dialect word dapp ‘fool’. possibly a short form of a Germanic personal name composed with od ‘property’, ‘wealth’, Hot(t)op, altered under Slavic influence.

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

Similar surnames: Dapp, Happ, Hopp, Opp, Hodak, Hotopp, Knapp, Kapp, Hoppe, Japp

Ready to discover your family story?

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

Hodapp Family Origin

Where is the Hodapp family from?

Hodapp Family Occupations

What did your Hodapp ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Paid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Hodapp.

View Census data for Hodapp | Data not to scale

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Paid Domestic Duties

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

Hodapp Historical Records

What Hodapp family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Search 1891 UK census records for Hodapp

Passenger List

There are 618 immigration records available for the last name Hodapp. 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.

View all Hodapp immigration records

Draft Card

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

View all Hodapp military records

You've only scratched the surface of Hodapp family history.

Hodapp Life Expectancy

What is the average Hodapp lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Hodapp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Hodapp in 1955 was 56, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hodapp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hodapp 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.

Famous Hodapp Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name