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Kopchak Family History

Kopchak Name Meaning

From a pet form of Kop, a short form of the Slavic personal name Prokop (see Prokop) or of a variant of Jakob.

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


Similar surnames: Kaschak, Kopcho, Kopka, Kolak, Kocan, Demchak, Olczak, Kocik, Sobczak

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Where is the Kopchak family from?

You can see how Kopchak families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Kopchak family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 14 Kopchak families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 35% of all the recorded Kopchak's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Kopchak families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Kopchak surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Kopchak ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Servant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kopchak. 47% of Kopchak men worked as a Laborer and 58% of Kopchak women worked as a Servant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kopchak were Moulder and Clerk.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    47%
  • Farmer
    10%
  • Machinist
    10%
  • Moulder
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Servant
    58%
  • Clerk
    43%
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What Kopchak family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 686 census records available for the last name Kopchak. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kopchak census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 113 immigration records available for the last name Kopchak. 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 Cards

There are 346 military records available for the last name Kopchak. For the veterans among your Kopchak ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Kopchak lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Kopchak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Kopchak in 1956 was 40, and 77 in 2004.

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