Harvey Delp

Brief Life History of Harvey

When Harvey Delp was born in 1873, in Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Carl Delp, was 41 and his mother, Anna Elisabetha Spangenberger, was 43. He lived in Carlisle, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880.

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Carl Delp
Anna Elisabetha Spangenberger
Margaretha Louisa Delp
Caroline Delp
Anna Elisabeth Delp
Katherine Lillie Delp
Charles Harold Delp Sr
Harvey Delp
Clara Barbara Delp

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  • Harvey Delp in household of Charles Delp, "United States Census, 1880"

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Name Meaning

South German: nickname for a clumsy person, from Middle High German talpe, tape ‘paw’.

German: in some cases, possibly also a northern topographic name for someone living by a ditch, Middle Low German delf (frequently an element in compound field names in swampy terrain).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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