Kops Name Meaning

Dutch: metonymic occupational name for a maker of cups and plates, from Middle Dutch cop(pe) ‘cup’, ‘dish’. German and Dutch: patromymic from a short form of the personal name Jakob (see Jacob).

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


Similar surnames: Kos, Kopp, Kopa, Kopf, Koops, Koss, Kobs, Koos, Kors, Goos

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Kops Family Origin

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Kops Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Cigar Maker

    9%
  • Dyer & Scourer

    9%
  • In Blind Factory

    9%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kops family was In Blind Factory. Farmer, Cigar Maker and Dyer & Scourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kops. The most common Kops occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Kops's were Farmers.

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Kops Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Kops life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Kops in 1944 was 20, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kops

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