Komp Family History

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Komp Name Meaning

North German: from Low German komp ‘dish’, ‘bowl’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of these. Hungarian: metonymic occupational name for a ferryman, from komp ‘ferry’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from Kampiai in Lithuania.

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

Similar surnames: Kopp, Kamp, Kemp, Kump, Komm, Kotz, Knopp, Koop, Kampf, Top

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Komp Family Origin

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Komp Family Occupations

What did your Komp ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Komp. 25% of Komp men worked as a Farmer and 40% of Komp women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Komp were Machinist and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Manager
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Operator
  • Secretary
  • Clerk

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

Komp Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Komp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Komp 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 434 immigration records available for the last name Komp. 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 24,000 military records available for the last name Komp. For the veterans among your Komp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Komp Life Expectancy

What is the average Komp lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Komp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Komp in 1963 was 68, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Komp 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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