Coopersmith Family History

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Coopersmith Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Kupferschmied, an occupational name for a smith. Although the literal meaning is ‘coppersmith’, according to Brechenmacher, during the Middle Ages the term was also used to denote a blacksmith.

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

Similar surnames: Coppersmith, Kupersmith, Hockensmith, Shoesmith, Cooper, Stallsmith

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Coopersmith Family Origin

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Coopersmith Family Occupations

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Coopersmith Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 714 immigration records available for the last name Coopersmith. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 588 military records available for the last name Coopersmith. For the veterans among your Coopersmith ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Coopersmith Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Coopersmith life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Coopersmith in 1956 was 54, and 76 in 2004.

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