Coplin Family History

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Coplin Name Meaning

Probably a variant of Jewish Kaplan or an Americanized spelling of German and Jewish Koplin.

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

Similar surnames: Collin, Koplin, Caplin, Carlin, Copelin, Colin, Coplan, Olin, Kopplin

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Coplin Family Origin

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Coplin Family Occupations

What did your Coplin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Coplin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Coplin's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coplin. A less common occupation for the Coplin family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Coplin ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Coplin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Coplin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Coplin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 592 immigration records available for the last name Coplin. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Coplin. For the veterans among your Coplin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Coplin Life Expectancy

What is the average Coplin lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Coplin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Coplin in 1944 was 21, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coplin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Coplin ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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