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Coppinger Family History

Coppinger Name Meaning

English (southeastern): unexplained.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Koppinger, Hollinger, Springer, Copping, Caplinger, Cloninger

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Where is the Coppinger family from?

You can see how Coppinger families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Coppinger family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Coppinger families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 2 Coppinger families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 40% of all the recorded Coppinger's in USA. Pennsylvania and 1 other state had the highest population of Coppinger families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Coppinger surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Coppinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Coppinger. 25% of Coppinger men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Coppinger women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Coppinger were Salesman and Housekeeper. .

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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

  • Laborer
    25%
  • Farmer
    11%
  • Clerk
    6%
  • Salesman
    6%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Clerk
    12%
  • Teacher
    12%
  • Stenographer
    11%
  • Housekeeper
    9%
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Census Records

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Coppinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Coppinger 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Coppinger. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Coppinger. For the veterans among your Coppinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Coppinger lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Coppinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Coppinger in 1943 was 47, and 82 in 2004.

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