Schlamp Family History

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Schlamp Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle High German slamp ‘feast’, ‘banquet’, hence a nickname for a big eater.

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

Similar surnames: Schamp, Schlup, Schlarb, Schlaff, Schlappi, Schnapp, Schramm, Schlepp

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Schlamp Family Origin

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Schlamp Family Occupations

What did your Schlamp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schlamp. The most common Schlamp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Schlamp's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schlamp family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • At Home

  • Blacksmith


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

Schlamp Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Schlamp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schlamp 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 504 immigration records available for the last name Schlamp. 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 Schlamp. For the veterans among your Schlamp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schlamp Life Expectancy

What is the average Schlamp lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Schlamp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Schlamp in 1959 was 65, and 95 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schlamp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schlamp 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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