Plump Name Meaning

North German: nickname for a heavy, clumsy, or tactless person, from Low German plump ‘heavy’, ‘crude’.

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


Similar surnames: Klump, Plum, Stump, Lumpp, Slimp, Sump, Rump, Plume, Crump, Plumer

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Plump Family Origin

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Plump Family Occupations

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  • Farm Laborer

    29%
  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Works On Farm

    5%

In 1880, Farm Laborer, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Plump. A less common occupation for the Plump family was Works On Farm. The most common Plump occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 29% of Plump's were Farm Laborers.

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Plump Historical Records

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Plump Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Plump life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Plump in 1950 was 45, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Plump

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