Stump Family History
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Stump Name Meaning
English and German: from Middle Low German stump ‘tree stump’ (borrowed into Middle English), hence a topographic name for someone who lived by a conspicuous tree stump, or a nickname for a short, stout man. German (mainly northern and central): variant of Stumm.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Stumpf, Stamp, Sump, Stumm, Stoop, Strumpf, Stum, Sturm, Stopp, Rump