George Cope

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Born in Norton, Staffordshire, England on 1807 to John Cope and Mary Turner. George married Elizabeth Yates and had 8 children. He passed away on 3 Apr 1855.

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Surname meaning for "Cope"

English (common in the Midlands): from Middle English cope ‘cloak’, ‘cape’ (from Old English cap reinforced by the Old Norse cognate kápa), hence a metonymic occupational name for someone who made cloaks or capes, or a nickname for someone who wore a distinctive one. Compare Cape.

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