Loup Family History

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Loup Name Meaning

from a personal name from Latin Lupus (meaning ‘wolf’), which derived its popularity from a 5th-century bishop of Troyes, who repulsed Attila the Hun. nickname from Old French lou, leu ‘wolf’ (modern French loup; from Latin lupus). This surname is frequently translated as Wolf or Wolfe.

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

Similar surnames: Loui, Low, Loupe, Lou, Loud, Luc, Laut, Lau, Louk, Loop

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Loup Family Origin

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Loup Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Loup occupation in the UK was Governess Day School. 50% of Loup's were Governess Day Schools. Governess Day School and Railway Clerk were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Loup.

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  • Governess Day School

  • Railway Clerk


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Loup Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Loup. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Loup 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 626 immigration records available for the last name Loup. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Loup. For the veterans among your Loup ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Loup Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Loup life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Loup in 1964 was 81, and 91 in 2004.

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