Koops Family History

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Koops Name Meaning

German and Dutch: patronymic from a short form of Jakob (see Jacob).

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

Similar surnames: Kops, Koop, Koons, Copps, Koos, Toops, Kobes, Kloos, Koppe, Klos

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Koops Family Origin

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Koops Family Occupations

What did your Koops ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Koops occupation in the USA was Keeps House. 15% of Koops's were Keeps Houses. A less common occupation for the Koops family was Confectioner. Keeps House, Laborer and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Koops.

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  • Keeps House

  • Laborer

  • Cigar Maker

  • Confectioner


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

Koops Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Koops. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Koops 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Koops. 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 766 military records available for the last name Koops. For the veterans among your Koops ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Koops Life Expectancy

What is the average Koops lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Koops life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Koops in 1963 was 68, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Koops

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Koops 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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