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Scharp Family Origin

Where is the Scharp family from?

Scharp Family Occupations

What did your Scharp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Scharp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Scharp's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Scharp family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Basket Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scharp.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Basket Maker

  • Keeping House


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Scharp ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Scharp Historical Records

What Scharp family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Scharp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Scharp census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Scharp

Passenger List

There are 753 immigration records available for the last name Scharp. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 455 military records available for the last name Scharp. For the veterans among your Scharp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Scharp Life Expectancy

What is the average Scharp lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Scharp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Scharp in 1957 was 42, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Scharp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Scharp ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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