Kopka Family History

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Kopka Name Meaning

Eastern German (under Slavic influence): from a reduced pet form of the personal name Jakob (see Jacob).

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


Similar surnames: Kopa, Kopke, Kopko, Kolka, Koba, Kupka, Lipka, Popke, Polka, Dopke

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Kopka Family Origin

Where is the Kopka family from?

Kopka Family Occupations

What did your Kopka ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kopka family was Works On R. R.. Farmer, Day Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kopka. The most common Kopka occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Kopka's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Day Laborer

    14%
  • Tailor

    14%
  • Works On R. R.

    14%

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

Kopka Historical Records

What Kopka family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Kopka Life Expectancy

What is the average Kopka lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Kopka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Kopka in 1955 was 34, and 54 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kopka

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kopka 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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