Schoepp Family History

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Schoepp Name Meaning

Dutch: nickname or a metonymic occupational name for a shepherd, from the Limburg dialect word shoepp ‘sheep’. North German (Schöpp): occupational name for a juryman, Middle Low German schepe, schepen(e).

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

Similar surnames: Schopp, Schepp, Schlepp, Schoen, Schweppe, Schnepf, Tschopp, Schoer

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Schoepp Family Origin

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Schoepp Family Occupations

What did your Schoepp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schoepp family was Machinist. The most common Schoepp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Schoepp's were Farmers. Farmer, Broker and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schoepp.

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  • Farmer

  • Broker

  • Laborer

  • Machinist


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

Schoepp Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Schoepp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schoepp 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 291 immigration records available for the last name Schoepp. 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 230 military records available for the last name Schoepp. For the veterans among your Schoepp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schoepp Life Expectancy

What is the average Schoepp lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Schoepp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Schoepp in 1963 was 80, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schoepp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schoepp 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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