Zopf Family History

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Zopf Name Meaning

German: nickname for someone who wore his hair in a pigtail or plait, Middle High German zopf, zoph, or from a field name from same word in the sense ‘tail’, ‘end’, ‘narrow point’.

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


Similar surnames: Kopf, Zipf, Zapf, Hopf, Topf, Zepf, Topp, Copp, Zoch, Kopp

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Zopf Family Origin

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Zopf Family Occupations

What did your Zopf ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Zopf. 7% of Zopf men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Zopf women worked as a Saleslady. Some less common occupations for Americans named Zopf were Owner druggist and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    7%
  • Auditor
    5%
  • Farmer
    4%
  • Owner druggist
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Saleslady
    14%
  • Seamstress
    14%
  • Assistant
    10%
  • Housework
    10%

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

Zopf Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Zopf. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zopf 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 640 immigration records available for the last name Zopf. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Zopf. For the veterans among your Zopf ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zopf Life Expectancy

What is the average Zopf lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Zopf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Zopf in 1944 was 36, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zopf

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