Canup Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of North German Knapp or Knopp.

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


Similar surnames: Cap, Capp, Cant, Cane, Coup, Camp, Kaup, Canipe, Cann, Carp

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Canup Family Origin

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Canup Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Laborer

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Canup. A less common occupation for the Canup family was Laborer. The most common Canup occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Canup's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Canup | Data not to scale

Canup Historical Records

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Canup Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Canup life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Canup in 1954 was 51, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Canup

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