Couper Family History

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Couper Name Meaning

habitational name from Cupar in Fife, which is probably of Pictish origin, with an unknown meaning. There are several other places similarly named, for example Couper Angus and Cupar Maculty (now Couttie), but these do not seem to have given rise to surnames. English: variant spelling of Cooper.

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


Similar surnames: Cooper, Copper, Coupe, Cowper, Colmer, Comer, Super, Popper, Cobler

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Couper Family Origin

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Couper Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    5%
  • Rail Engin Driver

    2%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Couper occupation in the UK was Farmer. 5% of Couper's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Couper family was Labourer. Farmer, Rail Engin Driver and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Couper.

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Couper Historical Records

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Couper Life Expectancy

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