Stump Name Meaning

English and German: from Middle Low German stump ‘tree stump’ (borrowed into Middle English), hence a topographic name for someone who lived by a conspicuous tree stump, or a nickname for a short, stout man. German (mainly northern and central): variant of Stumm.

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

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Stump Family Origin

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Stump Family Occupations

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  • Student

    31%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Farmer

    8%

In 1881, Student, Blacksmith and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stump. The most common Stump occupation in Canada was Student. 31% of Stump's were Students. A less common occupation for the Stump family was Farmer.

Source: Census data for Stump | Data not to scale

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Stump Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Stump life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Stump in 1943 was 29, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stump

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