Philp Name Meaning

Scottish: reduced form of Philip.

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


Similar surnames: Philip, Phipps, Philo, Hill, Philpot, Phillip, Filo, Propp, Hilt

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Philp Family Origin

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Philp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Drag Man

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Philp. A less common occupation for the Philp family was Drag Man. The most common Philp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Philp's were Farmers.

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Philp Historical Records

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Philp Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Philp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Philp in 1961 was 63, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Philp

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