Komp Name Meaning

North German: from Low German komp ‘dish’, ‘bowl’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of these. Hungarian: metonymic occupational name for a ferryman, from komp ‘ferry’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from Kampiai in Lithuania.

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


Similar surnames: Kopp, Kamp, Kemp, Kump, Komm, Kotz, Knopp, Koop, Kampf, Top

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Komp Family Origin

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Komp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Brick Maker

    8%
  • Furniture Manufacturer

    8%
  • Harness Maker

    8%

In 1880, the most common Komp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Komp's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Komp family was Harness Maker. Farmer, Brick Maker and Furniture Manufacturer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Komp.

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Komp Historical Records

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Komp Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Komp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Komp in 1963 was 68, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Komp

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