Knops Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Knopp.

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


Similar surnames: Knop, Knopp, Knope, Knoop, Knupp, Koors, Klos, Hoops, Koops, Kops

Ready to discover your family story?

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

Knops Family Origin

Where is the Knops family from?

SHOW MORE

Knops Family Occupations

What did your Knops ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    40%
  • Barber

    20%
  • Cigar Maker

    20%
  • Weaver

    20%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, the most common Knops occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Knops's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Knops family was Weaver. Farmer, Barber and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Knops.

Source: Census data for Knops | Data not to scale

Knops Historical Records

What Knops family records will you find?

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

Search 1891 UK census records for Knops

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Knops Life Expectancy

What is the average Knops lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Knops 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 1953 and 2003, Knops life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Knops in 1953 was 51, and 75 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Knops

Famous Knops Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Look up another name