Schlipf Family History

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Schlipf Name Meaning

South German: topographic name for someone who lived in an area of slippery ground or in an area prone to landslides, from Middle High German slipfe ‘landslide’.

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

Similar surnames: Schlitt, Schlick, Schlief, Schlup, Schopf, Schiff, Schlink, Schrimpf

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Schlipf Family Origin

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Schlipf Family Occupations

What did your Schlipf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schlipf family was Brush Manufc'Tr. Farmer, Book Seller and Boot+Shoe Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schlipf. The most common Schlipf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Schlipf's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Book Seller

  • Boot+Shoe Maker

  • Brush Manufc'Tr


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

Schlipf Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Schlipf. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schlipf 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 370 immigration records available for the last name Schlipf. 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 320 military records available for the last name Schlipf. For the veterans among your Schlipf ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schlipf Life Expectancy

What is the average Schlipf lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Schlipf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Schlipf in 1960 was 56, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schlipf

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schlipf 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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