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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In 1921, Farmer and Nurse were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Asp. 29% of Asp men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Clerk
  • Labourer
  • Merchant

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Nurse

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Asp Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

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Asp Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

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