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Cooperrider Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Koppenreuter or Kuppelreuter, habitational names for someone from a place named in Middle Low German or Middle High German with koppel ‘pasture’ (originally denoting a fenced area of grazing land in multiple ownership) + riute ‘cleared land’.

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

Similar surnames: Ferriter, Caltrider, Cooperstein, Perrier, Harkenrider, Crider

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Where is the Cooperrider family from?

You can see how Cooperrider families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Cooperrider family name was found in the USA between 1840 and 1920. The most Cooperrider families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 11 Cooperrider families living in Ohio. This was about 92% of all the recorded Cooperrider's in the USA. Ohio had the highest population of Cooperrider families in 1840.
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What did your Cooperrider ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Cooperrider. 56% of Cooperrider men worked as a Farmer.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Carpenter
  • Truck Driver
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Cooperrider. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cooperrider census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 60 immigration records available for the last name Cooperrider. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 206 military records available for the last name Cooperrider. For the veterans among your Cooperrider ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Cooperrider lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Cooperrider life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Cooperrider in 1961 was 76, and 80 in 2004.

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