Soper Family History
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Soper Name Meaning
English (chiefly Devon): occupational name for a soapmaker, from an agent derivative of Middle English sope ‘soap’ (apparently of Celtic origin). The process involved boiling oil or fat together with potash or soda.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Sloper, Roper, Comer, Cooper, Souter, Storer, Steer, Koper, Soler