Koerper Family History

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Koerper Name Meaning

German: variant of Körber (see Koerber).

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


Similar surnames: Koerber, Kerper, Kerber, Keiper, Koeppe, Koelker, Koether, Kloepper

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Koerper Family Origin

Where is the Koerper family from?

Koerper Family Occupations

What did your Koerper ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Koerper family was Saloon Keeper. Farmer, Barber and Mattress Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Koerper. The most common Koerper occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Koerper's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Barber

    17%
  • Mattress Maker

    17%
  • Saloon Keeper

    11%

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

Koerper Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Koerper. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Koerper census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Koerper

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Koerper. 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 Koerper. For the veterans among your Koerper ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Koerper Life Expectancy

What is the average Koerper lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Koerper life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Koerper in 1955 was 52, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Koerper

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Koerper 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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