Copp Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived on the top of a hill, from Middle English coppe, Old English copp ‘summit’ (a transferred sense of copp ‘head’, ‘bowl’, cognate with modern English cup), or a habitational name from Copp in Lancashire, named with this word. English: nickname for someone with a large or deformed head, from Middle English cop(p) ‘head’ (the same word as in 1 above). Respelling of German Kopp.

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


Similar surnames: Cropp, Topp, Kopp, Sopp, Cope, Capp, Popp, Corp, Hope, Kopf

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Copp Family Origin

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Copp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Going To School

    5%
  • Student

    5%
  • Labourer

    4%

In 1881, the most common Copp occupation in Canada was Farmer. 32% of Copp's were Farmers. Farmer, Going To School and Student were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Copp. A less common occupation for the Copp family was Labourer.

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Copp Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, Copp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Copp in 1945 was 43, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Copp

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