tribes in Britain. It was a name for a person with an abnormal curvature of the spine. The surname Krumpe is derived from the Old English word
from ancient times.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Krumpe research.Another 95 words (7 lines of text) covering the years 1176, 1273, 1564, 1711 and 1800 are included under the topic Early Krumpe History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
It is only in the last few hundred
years that the English language has been standardized. For that reason, early Anglo-Saxon
surnames like Krumpe are characterized by many spelling variations
. As the English language changed and incorporated elements of other European languages, even literate people changed the spelling of their names. The variations of the name Krumpe include: Crump, Crumpe, Crompe, Crum, Crummey, Crumb, Crumbe, Crombe, Crom, Cromm, Cromp, Crumm, Crommey, Crummie, Crummy, Crommie and many more.