Early Origins of the Kupe family
The surname Kupe was first found in East Prussia
, where the name Koop came from humble beginnings but gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as numerous branches of the same house acquired distant estates, some of which were located in other countries. Through the acquisition of these estates as well as their important contributions to society, the family successfully elevated their social status.
Early History of the Kupe family
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Kupe Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Koop, Koope, Kope, Kop, Khoop, Koope, Khoope and many more.
Early Notables of the Kupe family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Kupe family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Georg Henrich Kop, who came to Pennsylvania in 1752; Berend Heinrich Koop, who came to America in 1831; Geesje Koops, who settled in Baltimore in 1847.