Copping Family History

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Copping Name Meaning

variant of Coppin. topographic name for someone who lived on the top of a hill, from a derivative Old English of copp ‘summit’ (see Copp 1).

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

Similar surnames: Coppins, Coppin, Topping, Coppinger, Colling, Colding, Tipping

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Copping Family Origin

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Copping Family Occupations

What did your Copping ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Copping family was Menuisier. The most common Copping occupation in Canada was Farmer. 22% of Copping's were Farmers. Farmer, Servant and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Copping.

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  • Farmer

  • Servant

  • Clerk

  • Menuisier


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

Copping Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 33,000 census records available for the last name Copping. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Copping 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Copping. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Copping. For the veterans among your Copping ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Copping Life Expectancy

What is the average Copping lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Copping life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Copping in 1963 was 60, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Copping

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Copping 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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