Schoepke Family History

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Schoepke Name Meaning

German (Silesian): from a pet form of the personal name Stepan, Czepan, Slavic vernacular forms of Latin Stephanus (see Steven).

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

Similar surnames: Schoppe, Schuelke, Schimke, Thoemke, Schoenike, Doepke, Schoewe

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Schoepke Family Origin

Where is the Schoepke family from?

Schoepke Family Occupations

What did your Schoepke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Grocery & Saloon were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schoepke. A less common occupation for the Schoepke family was R.R. Section Laborer. The most common Schoepke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 78% of Schoepke's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Grocery & Saloon

  • R.R. Section Laborer


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

Schoepke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Schoepke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schoepke census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Schoepke

Passenger List

There are 219 immigration records available for the last name Schoepke. 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 352 military records available for the last name Schoepke. For the veterans among your Schoepke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schoepke Life Expectancy

What is the average Schoepke lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Schoepke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Schoepke in 1962 was 78, and 95 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schoepke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schoepke 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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