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Culp Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Colp in Aberdeenshire. Americanized spelling of German Kolb, Kolp, or Kalb.

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


Similar surnames: Kulp, Fulp, Cull, Cupp, Calk, Cutlip, Colf, Tulp, Cuda, Colp

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Culp Family Origin

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Culp Family Occupations

What did your Culp ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Fruit Grower were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Culp. The most common Culp occupation in Canada was Farmer. 53% of Culp's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Culp family was Labour.

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Labourer

    8%
  • Fruit Grower

    4%
  • Labour

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Culp ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Culp Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Culp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Culp census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Culp. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Culp. For the veterans among your Culp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Culp Life Expectancy

What is the average Culp lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Culp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Culp in 1947 was 45, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Culp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Culp ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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