Colp Name Meaning

Probably a respelling of German Kolb.

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


Similar surnames: Copp, Kolp, Culp, Cole, Comp, Cap, Coup, Colf, Coor, Coll

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Colp Family Origin

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Colp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Enginer

    8%
  • Farm Hand

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Enginer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Colp. The most common Colp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Colp's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Colp family was Farm Hand.

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Colp Historical Records

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Colp Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Colp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Colp in 1953 was 49, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Colp

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