Upp Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Probably a variant or variant spelling of Opp, from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with od ‘inherited wealth’, or of Opperman.

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


Similar surnames: Opp, App, Bupp, Ubl, Hupp, Cupp, Sapp, Mapp, Uhr, Po

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Upp Family Origin

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Upp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Day Laborer

    2%

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In 1880, the most common Upp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Upp's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Upp. A less common occupation for the Upp family was Day Laborer.

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Upp Historical Records

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Upp Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Upp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Upp in 1958 was 53, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Upp

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