Kopfer Family History

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Kopfer Name Meaning

German (Köpfer): occupational name for a maker and seller of mugs, cups, etc. (see Kopf 1), or for a person (a barber, for instance) who applied cupping glasses (to bleed people).

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


Similar surnames: Kopper, Kupfer, Kapfer, Kipfer, Koper, Kopf, Hopfer, Klopfer, Roper

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Kopfer Family Origin

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Kopfer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Butcher

    10%
  • Cabinet Maker

    10%
  • Coalminer

    10%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kopfer family was Coalminer. Farmer, Butcher and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kopfer. The most common Kopfer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Kopfer's were Farmers.

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Kopfer Historical Records

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Kopfer Life Expectancy

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