Asp Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name from asp ‘aspen tree’. Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead named with asp ‘aspen tree’. German and English: topographic name from Middle High German aspe, Middle English aspe ‘aspen tree’. English: habitational name from a minor place named with Old English æspe, æpse ‘aspen tree’ (see Apps).

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


Similar surnames: Ask, Ash, Ast, Rasp, Ahl, Ahr, Sas, Gast, Kamp, Aue

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Asp Family Origin

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Asp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Tailor

    8%
  • At Home

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Asp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Asp's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Asp family was At Home. Farmer, Carpenter and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Asp.

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Asp Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Asp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Asp in 1950 was 45, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Asp

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