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Crump Family History

Crump Name Meaning

English (chiefly West Midlands): nickname for a cripple or hunchback, from English cromp, crump ‘bent’, ‘crooked’, ‘stooping’ (from Old English crumb). Compare Croom. Americanized spelling of German Krump, the variant Krumpp, or German and Dutch Kramp.

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


Similar surnames: Rump, Cramp, Crum, Crisp, Trump, Krumm, Crumb, Krum, Krump, Brumm

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Where is the Crump family from?

You can see how Crump families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Crump family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Crump families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 66 Crump families living in Virginia. This was about 34% of all the recorded Crump's in USA. Virginia had the highest population of Crump families in 1840.
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What did your Crump ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Crump. 22% of Crump men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Crump women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Crump were Salesman and Cook. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    22%
  • Farmer
    20%
  • Truck Driver
    3%
  • Salesman
    3%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Maid
    10%
  • Housekeeper
    7%
  • Laborer
    7%
  • Cook
    6%
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Census Records

There are 138,000 census records available for the last name Crump. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Crump census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 8,000 immigration records available for the last name Crump. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 20,000 military records available for the last name Crump. For the veterans among your Crump ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Crump lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Crump life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1952. The average life expectancy for Crump in 1940 was 52, and 71 in 2004.

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