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Kopel Family History

Kopel Name Meaning
Dutch: from Middle Dutch coppel ‘measure of dry goods’, possibly a metonymic occupational name for a merchant.Dutch: from Middle Dutch coppel (Middle Low German koppel) ‘common pasture’, probably a topographic name for someone who lived by common land.Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish personal name kopl, from the German form of the Biblical name Jacob.

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

12,759 Historical Documents with Kopel on Ancestry.com
4,115 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
371 Military Records
1,054 Immigration Records
1,996 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Kopel Families

  • Number of Kopel families
     7 - 12
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Kopel census records

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Kopel Family Origin

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Kopel Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Kopel

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Kopel Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Kopel census records

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Kopel Civil War Service Records

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