Walp Name Meaning

Perhaps a respelling of Swiss German Wulp: unexplained.

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

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Walp Family Origin

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Walp Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Boatman

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Walp. The most common Walp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Walp's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Walp family was Boatman.

Source: Census data for Walp | Data not to scale

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Walp Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Walp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Walp in 1946 was 48, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Walp

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