Koppes Family History

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Koppes Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from a reduced form of the personal name Jakob (see Jacob).

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


Similar surnames: Koppen, Koppel, Copps, Kippes, Koppe, Koeppel, Kobes, Kopper, Foppe

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Koppes Family Origin

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Koppes Family Occupations

What did your Koppes ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Koppes. 20% of Koppes men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Koppes women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Koppes were Farm and Assistant

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    20%
  • Farm Laborer
    9%
  • Clerk
    6%
  • Farm
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    9%
  • Housewife
    9%
  • Saleslady
    9%
  • Assistant
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Koppes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Koppes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Koppes 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 232 immigration records available for the last name Koppes. 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 436 military records available for the last name Koppes. For the veterans among your Koppes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Koppes Life Expectancy

What is the average Koppes lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Koppes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Koppes in 1944 was 36, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Koppes

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