Koop Name Meaning

occupational name for a trader, from Low German kopen ‘to buy’, from an early Latin loanword, caupo meaning ‘tavern owner’, ‘small trader’. from the Frisian personal name Koop, a short form of Jakob (see Jacob).

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


Similar surnames: Kopp, Koob, Koops, Komp, Roop, Toop, Dopp, Coop, Kotz, Hoop

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Koop Family Origin

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Koop Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Millwright

    25%
  • School Mistress

    25%

In 1881, the most common Koop occupation in Canada was Farmer. 25% of Koop's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Koop family was School Mistress. Farmer and Millwright were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Koop.

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Koop Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, Koop life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Koop in 1952 was 42, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Koop

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