Hopfer History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Hopfer family
The surname Hopfer was 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.
Important Dates for the Hopfer family
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Hopfer Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Hoop, Hoogh, Hooper, Hoopen, Hoopern, Hooperbusch, Hoopermann, Hop, Hope, Hopfer, Hood, Hooden and many more.
Early Notables of the Hopfer family (pre 1700)
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Hopfer migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Hopfer Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Simon Hopfer, who arrived in America in 1781 
Hopfer Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Jakob Hopfer, who settled in America sometime between 1816 and 1817
- ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)