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Kopper Name Meaning

German: from Low German Kopper ‘copper’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a copper dealer or coppersmith. German: occupational name, from Low German Köpper ‘bloodletter’, i.e. someone who applied cups in order to effect a bleeding. German: from Slavic kopr ‘dill’, ‘fennel’, hence a topographic name or a metonymic occupational name for a herb grower or dealer. Compare Koper. German: habitational name for someone from any of the places called Koppen. Dutch: variant of Koper.

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


Similar surnames: Koper, Koppel, Kipper, Kupper, Hopper, Popper, Kober, Koller, Kapper

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Kopper Family Origin

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Kopper Family Occupations

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  • Bookkeeper

    8%
  • Brickmaker

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Coal Digger

    8%

In 1880, Bookkeeper, Brickmaker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kopper. A less common occupation for the Kopper family was Coal Digger. The most common Kopper occupation in the USA was Bookkeeper. 8% of Kopper's were Bookkeepers.

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Kopper Historical Records

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Kopper Life Expectancy

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