Koopman Family History

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Koopman Name Meaning

Dutch: occupational name for a buyer or merchant, Middle Dutch coepman. Altered spelling of North German Koopmann.

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


Similar surnames: Coopman, Koopmann, Hoopman, Kooiman, Hopman, Koopmans, Korman

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Koopman Family Origin

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Koopman Family Occupations

What did your Koopman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Koopman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Koopman's were Farmers. Farmer, Painter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Koopman. A less common occupation for the Koopman family was Cabinet Maker.

View Census data for Koopman | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    26%
  • Painter

    11%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Cabinet Maker

    4%

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

Koopman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Koopman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Koopman 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 Koopman

Passenger List

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

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Koopman Life Expectancy

What is the average Koopman lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Koopman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Koopman in 1954 was 49, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Koopman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Koopman 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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