Kump Name Meaning

metonymic occupational name for a bowl maker, from Middle Low German kump ‘(wooden) bowl’. habitational name from a place so named in Westphalia. variant spelling of Kumpf.

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


Similar surnames: Kumm, Komp, Kamp, Sump, Kemp, Gump, Kumpf, Kulp, Kuhl, Kamm

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Kump Family Origin

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Kump Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Shoemaker

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Kump occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Kump's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kump family was Shoemaker. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kump.

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Kump Historical Records

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Kump Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Kump life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Kump in 1943 was 49, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kump

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