Copple Family History

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Copple Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Coppull in Lancashire, recorded in the 13th century as Cophill, from Old English copp ‘peak’ + hyll ‘hill’. English: nickname from Old French curt peil ‘short hair’. Probably an Americanized spelling of German and Jewish Koppel or German and Dutch Kappel.

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

Similar surnames: Cole, Copper, Apple, Coble, Cordle, Cope, Popple, Colle, Coppler

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Copple Family Origin

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Copple Family Occupations

What did your Copple ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Copple. 42% of Copple men worked as a General Labourer and 75% of Copple women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Copple were Motor Driver and Unpaid Domestic Dutie

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Painter
  • Wheelwright
  • Motor Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Servant
  • House Keeper
  • Unpaid Domestic Dutie

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

Copple Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Copple. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Copple 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 590 immigration records available for the last name Copple. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Copple. For the veterans among your Copple ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Copple Life Expectancy

What is the average Copple lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Copple life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Copple in 1944 was 36, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Copple

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