Olp Name Meaning

from a short form of the personal name Olbrecht, a variant of Albrecht (see Albert), frequent in Württemberg. possibly a topographic name from a variant of Middle High German albe ‘mountain pasture’ (German Alp).

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


Similar surnames: Opp, Old, Ohl, Poll, Olm, Ott, Bolt, Soll, Nold, Olk

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Olp Family Origin

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Olp Family Occupations

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In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Olp. 18% of Olp men worked as a Laborer and 16% of Olp women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Olp were Common Laborer and Cigar Maker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    18%
  • Farmer
    10%
  • Agent
    4%
  • Common Laborer
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    16%
  • Housework
    12%
  • Stenographer
    12%
  • Cigar Maker
    8%

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

Olp Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Olp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Olp 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 78 immigration records available for the last name Olp. 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 766 military records available for the last name Olp. For the veterans among your Olp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Olp Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Olp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Olp in 1954 was 42, and 58 in 2004.

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