Schimp Family History

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Schimp Name Meaning

North German: variant of Schimpf.

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


Similar surnames: Shimp, Schimpf, Schomp, Schipp, Schempp, Schiel, Schelp, Schimel

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Schimp Family Origin

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Schimp Family Occupations

What did your Schimp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schimp family was Cabinet/Maker. The most common Schimp occupation in the USA was Carpet Weaver. 18% of Schimp's were Carpet Weavers. Carpet Weaver, Farmer and ... Turner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schimp.

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  • Carpet Weaver

    18%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • ... Turner

    9%
  • Cabinet/Maker

    9%

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

Schimp Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schimp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schimp 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 Schimp

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Schimp. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Schimp. For the veterans among your Schimp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schimp Life Expectancy

What is the average Schimp lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Schimp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Schimp in 1962 was 68, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schimp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schimp 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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