Kopriva Family History

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Kopriva Name Meaning

Czech (Kopriva) and Slovenian: from kopriva ‘nettle’, either a topographic name for someone who lived at a place overgrown with nettles or a nickname for someone who was unapproachable.

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


Similar surnames: Oliva, Kopa, Kouris, Korona, Riva, Korda, Korba, Kosin, Opalka

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Kopriva Family Origin

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Kopriva Family Occupations

What did your Kopriva ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Shoe Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kopriva. The most common Kopriva occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Kopriva's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Shoe Maker

    50%

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Kopriva Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kopriva. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kopriva census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

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

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Kopriva Life Expectancy

What is the average Kopriva lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Kopriva life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Kopriva in 1961 was 47, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kopriva

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kopriva 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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