Kupec Family History

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Kupec Name Meaning

Czech, Slovak, Slovenian, and Hungarian: occupational name from kupec ‘merchant’, ‘shopkeeper’, a derivative of the Slavic verb kupit ‘to buy’. Czech: from a reduced pet form of Jakub, Czech form of Jacob.

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

Similar surnames: Kupiec, Kubek, Kubic, Kunc, Kiper, Kopec, Kuper, Kube, Kopel, Hudec

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Kupec Family Origin

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Kupec Family Occupations

What did your Kupec ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kupec occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker. 100% of Kupec's were Cigar Makers.

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  • Cigar Maker


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

Kupec Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 818 census records available for the last name Kupec. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kupec 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 277 immigration records available for the last name Kupec. 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 462 military records available for the last name Kupec. For the veterans among your Kupec ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kupec Life Expectancy

What is the average Kupec lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Kupec life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Kupec in 1962 was 77, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kupec

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kupec 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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