Kopa Family History

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Kopa Name Meaning

Polish: nickname from kopa ‘dozens’, ‘stack’. Polish: occupational name for someone who cleared woodland for cultivation, from a derivative of kopac ‘to dig’. Czech, Slovak, and Eastern German: from a pet form of the personal name Jakob (see Jacob).

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

Similar surnames: Kopas, Kopp, Kosa, Kopka, Kops, Koza, Koba, Kara, Topa, Kopf

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Kopa Family Origin

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Kopa Family Occupations

What did your Kopa ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kopa. The most common Kopa occupation in the USA was Farmer. 83% of Kopa's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer


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

Kopa Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kopa. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kopa 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 276 immigration records available for the last name Kopa. 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 566 military records available for the last name Kopa. For the veterans among your Kopa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kopa Life Expectancy

What is the average Kopa lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Kopa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Kopa in 1961 was 44, and 55 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kopa 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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