Kolp Family History

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Kolp Name Meaning

German: variant of Kolb.

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

Similar surnames: Kulp, Olp, Koep, Colp, Korp, Kolk, Kolb, Koll, Kalp, Koop

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Kolp Family Origin

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Kolp Family Occupations

What did your Kolp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kolp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Kolp's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kolp. A less common occupation for the Kolp family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Kolp ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Kolp Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Kolp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kolp census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 518 immigration records available for the last name Kolp. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Kolp. For the veterans among your Kolp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kolp Life Expectancy

What is the average Kolp lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Kolp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Kolp in 1962 was 69, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kolp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kolp ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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