Schrimpf Family History

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Schrimpf Name Meaning

German: nickname for someone with a conspicuous scar, from Middle High German schrimpf ‘scratch’, ‘cut’, or possibly for a small person, from a noun derivative of schrimpfen ‘to shrink or diminish’.

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


Similar surnames: Schrumpf, Schimpf, Schlipf, Schrick, Schramm, Schopf, Strumpf

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Schrimpf Family Origin

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Schrimpf Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • ... Maker

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

In 1880, farmer, Keeping House and ... Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schrimpf. A less common occupation for the Schrimpf family was Blacksmith. The most common Schrimpf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Schrimpf's were Farmers.

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Schrimpf Historical Records

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Schrimpf Life Expectancy

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