The Hooper name
Hooper is an occupational name for someone who fitted wooden or metal hoops on wooden casks and barrels.
Hooper variations and common misspellings
Hopper, Cooper, Hooker, Looper
Hoopers in the United States
Hooper did not rank in the top 1,000 surnames on the 2010 U.S. Census.
According to Ancestry.com, in 1880, 34% of Hoopers in the United States were farmers. Ancestry's records listing the name Hooper include 2 million historical documents, 586,000 birth, marriage, and death records, 54,000 military records, 54,000 immigration records, 454,000 census and voter lists, and 1 million member trees.