Welp Name Meaning

North German: affectionate nickname from Middle Low German welp ‘young animal’.

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


Similar surnames: Delp, Welz, Well, Welk, Pels, Welt, Kell, Helf, Gell, Wolk

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Welp Family Origin

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Welp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Welp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Welp's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Welp. A less common occupation for the Welp family was Farming.

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Welp Historical Records

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Welp Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Welp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Welp in 1956 was 36, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Welp

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