Kope Name Meaning

(Kópé): from kópé ‘funny’, ‘outlandish’, hence a nickname for a wicked but clever and humorous person. (Köpe): from the old secular personal name Köpé.

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


Similar surnames: Cope, Kopp, Kopec, Kopa, Pope, Kobe, Hope, Kopf, Kops, Kober

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Kope Family Origin

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Kope Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Farmer

    22%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Carriage Painter

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Kope occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Kope's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kope. A less common occupation for the Kope family was Carriage Painter.

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Kope Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Kope life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Kope in 1953 was 46, and 53 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kope

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