Copas Name Meaning

Spanish: from copa, plural copas ‘drinking bowl’, applied possibly as a metonymic occupational name for a maker of such vessels or possibly as a topographic name for someone living in a hollow. English: unexplained. Compare Copass, Copus.

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


Similar surnames: Copus, Copass, Copps, Kopas, Comas, Rodas, Kotas, Cova, Capps, Rosas

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Copas Family Origin

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Copas Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Farming

    15%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Copas occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Copas's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Copas. A less common occupation for the Copas family was Laborer.

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Copas Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, Copas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Copas in 1949 was 40, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Copas

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