Couper Family History

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Couper Name Meaning

habitational name from Cupar in Fife, which is probably of Pictish origin, with an unknown meaning. There are several other places similarly named, for example Couper Angus and Cupar Maculty (now Couttie), but these do not seem to have given rise to surnames. English: variant spelling of Cooper.

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

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Couper Family Origin

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Couper Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Day Laborer

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Couper. A less common occupation for the Couper family was Day Laborer. The most common Couper occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Couper's were Farmers.

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Couper Historical Records

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Couper Life Expectancy

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