Koppe Family History

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Koppe Name Meaning

North German: from Low German Köppe, a pet form of Jakob, German form of Jacob.

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


Similar surnames: Kopp, Koppel, Kopke, Hoppe, Koppen, Foppe, Kopper, Koppes, Happe

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Koppe Family Origin

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Koppe Family Occupations

What did your Koppe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Koppe family was Cooper. The most common Koppe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Koppe's were Farmers. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Koppe.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Cabinet Maker

    4%
  • Cigar Maker

    4%
  • Cooper

    4%

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

Koppe Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Koppe Life Expectancy

What is the average Koppe lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Koppe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Koppe in 1963 was 82, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Koppe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Koppe 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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