Coppinger Family History

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Coppinger Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived on a hilltop, from Copping 2 + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant. Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Kapfinger, Gapfinger, or Kopfinger, habitational names for someone from a place named Kapfingen or Köpfingen, in southern Germany.

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


Similar surnames: Koppinger, Hollinger, Springer, Copping, Caplinger, Cloninger

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Coppinger Family Origin

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Coppinger Family Occupations

What did your Coppinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Coppinger occupation in Canada was Blacksmith. 25% of Coppinger's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Coppinger family was Milkwoman. Blacksmith, Cooper and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coppinger.

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  • Blacksmith

    25%
  • Cooper

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Milkwoman

    25%

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

Coppinger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Coppinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Coppinger 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 Coppinger. 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 Coppinger. For the veterans among your Coppinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Coppinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Coppinger lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Coppinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Coppinger in 1943 was 47, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coppinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Coppinger 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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