Koppen Family History

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Koppen Name Meaning

patronymic from a reduced pet form of the personal name Jakob (see Jacob). habitational name from any of several places named Koppen.

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


Similar surnames: Koppel, Koppes, Kopper, Kappen, Koppe, Oppel, Kippen, Kopke, Koeppel

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Koppen Family Origin

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Koppen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Carver

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Koppen. The most common Koppen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Koppen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Koppen family was Carver.

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Koppen Historical Records

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Koppen Life Expectancy

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Famous Koppen Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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