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Copeman Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a merchant or trader, Middle English copman, from Old Norse kaupma{dh}r, cognate with Old English ceapmann (see Chapman). Kaupma{dh}r is also found as a personal name in England, and this use may lie behind some cases of the surname. Probably an Americanized spelling of North German Koopmann or Dutch Coopman.

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


Similar surnames: Coleman, Coopman, Goeman, Corfman, Roseman, Hopman, Boreman, Lopeman

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Copeman Family Origin

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Copeman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Teamster

    9%
  • Clerk In Store

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Teamster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Copeman. A less common occupation for the Copeman family was Clerk In Store. The most common Copeman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Copeman's were Farmers.

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Copeman Life Expectancy

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