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Where did the German Hope family come from? What is the German Hope family crest and coat of arms? When did the Hope family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Hope family history?
Spelling variations of this family name include: Hoop, Hoogh, Hooper, Hoopen, Hoopern, Hooperbusch, Hoopermann, Hop, Hope, Hopfer, Hood, Hooden and many more.
First found in Bavaria, where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Hope research. Another 160 words (11 lines of text) covering the years 1789 and 1855 are included under the topic Early Hope History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Hope Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Hope Settlers in United States in the 17th Century
- Thomas Hope who settled in Virginia in 1607
- Thomas Hope, who arrived in Jamestown, Va in 1607
- Abraham Hope, who landed in Maryland in 1651
- Abraham Hope, who arrived in Maryland in 1651
- William Hope, who landed in Maryland in 1660
Hope Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- John Misbell Hope, who arrived in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1773
- Georg Hope, who arrived in America in 1778
Hope Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- David Hope, aged 45, landed in New York in 1812
- Robert Hope, aged 51, arrived in New York in 1812
- Matthew Hope, who arrived in New York, NY in 1823
- James Hope, who arrived in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1839
- James, John, Michael, Patrick, Samuel, Thomas, and William Hope, all arrived in Philadelphia between 1800 and 1870
Hope Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century
- John Hope, who arrived in Nova Scotia in 1828
Hope Settlers in Australia in the 19th Century
- Eliza Hope arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Lady Lilford" in 1839
- John Hope arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Branken Moor" in 1849
- John Hope arrived in Adelaide, Australia aboard the ship "Emily" in 1849
- John Hope, aged 21, arrived in South Australia in 1849 aboard the ship "Brankenmoor"
- John Hope, aged 38, arrived in South Australia in 1849 aboard the ship "Emily"
Hope Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century
- Jane Hope arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Midlothian" in 1859
- Orry H. Hope arrived in Wellington, New Zealand aboard the ship "Midlothian" in 1859
- Adam Hope, aged 36, arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Dunedin" in 1875
- Mary Hope, aged 36, arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Dunedin" in 1875
- Jane Hope, aged 12, arrived in Auckland, New Zealand aboard the ship "Dunedin" in 1875
- Dolores Hope (1909-2011), American singer, entertainer, philanthropist, wife of the actor and comedian Bob Hope
- Dave Hope (b. 1949), American bass guitarist, best known for his work the American progressive rock band Kansas
- Leslie Townes "Bob" Hope KBE, KCSG (1903-2003), English-born, American entertainer who appeared in vaudeville, on Broadway, on radio and television, in movies, and in performing tours for U.S. Military, the "first and only honorary veteran of the U.S. armed forces"
- Daniel Hope, British violinist who won Germany's most prestigious recording award, the Echo-Prize, in 2004, 2005, and 2006
- Mrs. Francis Hope, Canadian resident from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada who died in the Halifax Explosion on 6th December 1917
- Miss Chrissie Hope (1910-1914), Canadian Second Class Passenger from Hamilton, Ontario, Canada who was traveling aboard the Empress of Ireland and died in the sinking on May 29th 1914
- John Adrian Louis Hope KT, GCMG, GCVO, PC, (1860-1908), 1st Marquess of Linlithgow, Scottish aristocrat, politician and colonial administrator, the first Governor-General of Australia
- Victor Alexander John Hope KG, KT, GCSI, GCIE, OBE, PC (1887-1952), 2nd Marquess of Linlithgow, British statesman, Governor-General and Viceroy of India from 1936 to 1943
- John Adrian Louis Hope PC, (1912-1996), 1st Baron Glen Devon, Scottish Tory politician
- Henry Hope (1746-1789), Scottish soldier and a colonial administrator in the Province of Quebec (1763–1791)
- The Marlett Family in Southeast, Midwest, and Southwest United States, With Connections to the Ball, Humphries, Hope, and Cross Families by Nadeen Cross Marlett.
- More...,A Supplement in Two Parts to Receipt for an Inheritance by Margery Day Hanson.
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The Hope Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Hope Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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