Fulp Name Meaning

Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Falb or of Pfülb, a metonymic occupational name for an upholsterer or cushion maker, or a nickname for a soft person. Compare Fulfer. Alternatively, possibly a variant of Dutch or English Phillip.

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


Similar surnames: Tulp, Culp, Felt, Puls, Full, Kulp, Fulps, Fulk, Delp, Funt

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Fulp Family Origin

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Fulp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    69%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • D.G. Merchnt

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fulp family was D.G. Merchnt. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fulp. The most common Fulp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 69% of Fulp's were Farmers.

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Fulp Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, Fulp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Fulp in 1940 was 30, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fulp

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