Schlup Family History

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Schlup Name Meaning

German (Schlupp): probably a nickname from a Slavic word akin to Polish slup ‘pole’, ‘column’, applied as a nickname for a tall person. Perhaps also an altered spelling of South German Schlupf, a topographic name for someone living near a hole in a hedge or a fence, used as a shortcut, from Middle High German slupf, equivalent to Middle Low German slup, with the same meaning.

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


Similar surnames: Schaul, Schlepp, Schelp, Schur, Schaub, Schlipf, Schlee, Schaum

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Schlup Family Origin

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Schlup Family Occupations

What did your Schlup ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schlup occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Schlup's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schlup. A less common occupation for the Schlup family was Cabinet Maker.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Farming

    17%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Cabinet Maker

    8%

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

Schlup Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schlup Life Expectancy

What is the average Schlup lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Schlup life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Schlup in 1963 was 68, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schlup

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schlup 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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