Schimpf Family History

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Schimpf Name Meaning

German: nickname for a humorous or playful person, from Middle High German schimpf ‘sport’, ‘play’, ‘amusement’.

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


Similar surnames: Schrimpf, Schamp, Schnepf, Schopf, Schimp, Slimp, Scherf, Schiff

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Schimpf Family Origin

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Schimpf Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    9%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, the most common Schimpf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 9% of Schimpf's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schimpf family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schimpf.

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Schimpf Historical Records

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Schimpf Life Expectancy

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