Copes Family History

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Copes Name Meaning

Probably a variant of Cope or an Americanized spelling of Dutch Koppes or German and Dutch Kops.

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

Similar surnames: Copen, Cones, Copus, Copps, Cords, Comer, Couts, Copher, Cooper

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Copes Family Origin

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Copes Family Occupations

What did your Copes ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Copes.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer

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Copes Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 661 immigration records available for the last name Copes. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Copes. For the veterans among your Copes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Copes Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Copes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Copes in 1957 was 44, and 65 in 2004.

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