Schlapkohl Family History

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Schlapkohl Name Meaning

North German: nickname for someone with a dangling, pointed cap or hood, from Middle Low German slap ‘limp’ + kogel ‘hood’, ‘cowl’ (attached to a coat) (from Late Latin cuculla).

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


Similar surnames: Schlappi, Schlobohm, Schlack, Schlick, Scholl, Schlup, Schleper

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Schlapkohl Family Origin

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Schlapkohl Family Occupations

What did your Schlapkohl ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Grocery were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schlapkohl. A less common occupation for the Schlapkohl family was Laborer. The most common Schlapkohl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Schlapkohl's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Grocery

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

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Schlapkohl Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schlapkohl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schlapkohl 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Schlapkohl. 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 Schlapkohl. For the veterans among your Schlapkohl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schlapkohl Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Schlapkohl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Schlapkohl in 1963 was 71, and 88 in 2004.

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