Culp Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Colp in Aberdeenshire. Americanized spelling of German Kolb, Kolp, or Kalb.

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

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Culp Family Origin

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Culp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Culp family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Culp. The most common Culp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Culp's were Farmers.

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Culp Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Culp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Culp in 1947 was 45, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Culp

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