Biskup Family History

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Biskup Name Meaning

Polish, Czech and Slovak: from a word meaning ‘bishop’, a local form of German Bischof, Greek episkopos ‘overseer’ (see Bishop). This was either an occupational name for someone in the service of a bishop or a nickname for someone thought to resemble a bishop in some way.

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

Similar surnames: Bishop, Bick, Skop, Biss, Misko, Siska, Ziska, Bissen, Soukup, Wirkus

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Biskup Family Origin

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Biskup Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Biskup occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Biskup's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer


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Biskup Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Biskup. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Biskup census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 796 military records available for the last name Biskup. For the veterans among your Biskup ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Biskup Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Biskup life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Biskup in 1958 was 43, and 49 in 2004.

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