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Copus Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Compare Copas, Copass. Probably a respelling of Kobus or of German possibly Kopes, a variant of Casper.

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

Similar surnames: Copas, Copes, Copass, Capps, Coup, Coots, Copp, Cords, Couts, Cobbs

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Copus Family Origin

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Copus Family Occupations

What did your Copus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Copus. The most common Copus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Copus's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Copus family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Butcher

  • Farm Laborer


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

Copus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Copus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Copus 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 641 immigration records available for the last name Copus. 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 Copus. For the veterans among your Copus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Copus Life Expectancy

What is the average Copus lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Copus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Copus in 1963 was 41, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Copus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Copus 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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