Copsey Family History

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Copsey Name Meaning

English (East Anglia): apparently from a medieval personal name Copsi or Cofsi.

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


Similar surnames: Copley, Cossey, Cowley, Cropley, Cropsey, Couse, Cooksey, Mosey

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Copsey Family Origin

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Copsey Family Occupations

What did your Copsey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Copsey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Copsey's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Copsey. A less common occupation for the Copsey family was Farming And Raising Stock.

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%
  • Farming And Raising Stock

    3%

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

Copsey Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Copsey Life Expectancy

What is the average Copsey lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Copsey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Copsey in 1956 was 46, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Copsey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Copsey 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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