Koppelman Family History

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Koppelman Name Meaning

Dutch: from coppel ‘yoke’, ‘band’, ‘tie’ + man ‘man’, an occupational name for a yoke maker or perhaps a nickname for a matchmaker. North German (Koppelmann) and Dutch: from a derivative of Koppel ‘common land’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): elaborated form of Koppel, with Yiddish man ‘man’.

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

Similar surnames: Kopelman, Appelman, Kelman, Spielman, Poeppelman, Kosterman

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Koppelman Family Origin

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Koppelman Family Occupations

What did your Koppelman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Koppelman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Koppelman's were Farmers. Farmer, Flour Dealer and Gardner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Koppelman. A less common occupation for the Koppelman family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Flour Dealer

  • Gardner

  • Keeping House


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Koppelman ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Koppelman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Koppelman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Koppelman 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 922 immigration records available for the last name Koppelman. 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 409 military records available for the last name Koppelman. For the veterans among your Koppelman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Koppelman Life Expectancy

What is the average Koppelman lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Koppelman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Koppelman in 1954 was 30, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Koppelman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Koppelman ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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