Schepers Family History

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Schepers Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: patronymic from Scheper.

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

Similar surnames: Scheper, Schepper, Schaefers, Scheets, Schweers, Seegers, Schippers

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Schepers Family Origin

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Schepers Family Occupations

What did your Schepers ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Clergyman and Works In Brick Yard were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schepers. A less common occupation for the Schepers family was Worstend Mf.. The most common Schepers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Schepers's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Clergyman

  • Works In Brick Yard

  • Worstend Mf.


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

Schepers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Schepers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schepers 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

There are 982 immigration records available for the last name Schepers. 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 893 military records available for the last name Schepers. For the veterans among your Schepers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schepers Life Expectancy

What is the average Schepers lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Schepers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Schepers in 1950 was 28, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schepers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schepers 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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