Hup Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Hu, Hua, Huo, Hui, Hum, Hux, Hug, Hue, Hupp, Houp

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Hup Family Origin

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Hup Family Occupations

What did your Hup ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Iron Foundry Labourer and Cotton Weaver were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hup. 50% of Hup men worked as an Iron Foundry Labourer and 50% of Hup women worked as a Cotton Weaver. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hup were Motor Driver Mechan and Hotel Barmaid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Iron Foundry Labourer
  • Motor Driver Mechan

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Cotton Weaver
  • Hotel Barmaid

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Hup Historical Records

What Hup family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hup. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hup census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 196 immigration records available for the last name Hup. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 641 military records available for the last name Hup. For the veterans among your Hup ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hup Life Expectancy

What is the average Hup lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2002, in the United States, Hup life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Hup in 1966 was 58, and 84 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hup

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hup ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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