Kopas Family History

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Kopas Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Hungarian Kopasz, a nickname from kopasz ‘bald’. Polish: occupational name for an agricultural laborer, from a derivative of kopac ‘to dig’. German, of Slavic origin: occupational name for someone who cleared land for cultivation (see Kopack).

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

Similar surnames: Kopa, Kotas, Copas, Kops, Kowal, Kozar, Kosa, Kocan, Topa, Pas

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Kopas Family Origin

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Kopas Family Occupations

What did your Kopas ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kopas. 16% of Kopas men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Kopas women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kopas were Electrician and Housemaid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Miner
  • Farmer
  • Electrician

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Assembler
  • Housekeeper
  • Housemaid

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

Kopas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kopas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kopas 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 327 immigration records available for the last name Kopas. 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 371 military records available for the last name Kopas. For the veterans among your Kopas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kopas Life Expectancy

What is the average Kopas lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Kopas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Kopas in 1956 was 35, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kopas

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