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Welp Family History

Welp Name Meaning
North German: affectionate nickname from Middle Low German welp ‘young animal’.

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

22,638 Historical Documents with Welp on Ancestry.com
10,249 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
606 Military Records
446 Immigration Records
2,709 Census and Voter Lists
8,628 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Welp Families

  • Number of Welp families
     8 - 13
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Welp families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Welp last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Welp census records

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Census records can tell you little-known facts about your ancestors such as birthplace, occupation and value of personal estate.

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Welp Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Welp families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Welp Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Welp families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Welp

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Welp Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Welp census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Welp ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Welp Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

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