Kumpf Name Meaning

South German: variant of Kump. German: nickname for a short stout man, from Middle High German kumpf ‘(small) measure of grain’, ‘pouch (for whetstones)’.

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


Similar surnames: Rumpf, Kampf, Kump, Stumpf, Knopf, Krampf, Krapf, Kopf, Karpf, Kumpe

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Kumpf Family Origin

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Kumpf Family Occupations

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  • Brewer

    7%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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In 1880, Brewer, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kumpf. The most common Kumpf occupation in the USA was Brewer. 7% of Kumpf's were Brewers. A less common occupation for the Kumpf family was Keeping House.

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Kumpf Historical Records

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Kumpf Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Kumpf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Kumpf in 1955 was 63, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kumpf

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