Copp

From theislandwiki
Jump to: navigation, search


Copp family page
2045863.png




Anc15AdaMariaCopp.jpg


Ada Maria Copp (1871-1922) who married John Pinel Le Brun (1874-1946)

If you can help with information about the Copp family, please contact editcontact@theislandwiki.org, using Jerripedia as the subject of your email. We are particularly interested in information which will help create further family trees, family histories and photographs


A blue link anywhere in the text will lead you to another page with more information on this family

Origins of surname

This name is of Anglo-Saxon origin, and has two possible derivations. It may have been given to someone who lived at the top of a hill, from the old English copp, (a summit). THe name may also have been a nickname given to someone with a distinctive head, or to someone who was boastful or big-headed, from the Middle English copp = top.

Early records

The name was brought to Jersey by Elkanah Thomas Copp, of Tiverton, who married Elizabeth Wood in St Helier in 1821.

Variants

  • Copp
  • Coppin, found in Jersey and believed to be a different family

Family records

Treeicon.jpg


Family trees



Web15BaptismIcon.jpg


Births and baptisms



CenotaphIcon.jpg


Great War service



W16WillIcon.jpg


Family wills


Family album

Charles Copp was born in St Helier in 1860, the son of John and Johanna, nee Cook. They emigrated to Queensland in 1867, where Charles' brother William was born. Charles married Ruth Dennison in 1884 and they had six children. Charles was a confectioner and this was his shop. He was declared insolvent in 1899 and moved to Melbourne

Family gravestones

Click on any image to see a larger version. See the Jerripedia gravestone image collection page for more information about our gravestone photographs

Personal tools
Donate

Please support theislandwiki.org with a donation to our hosting costs