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Schelp Name Meaning

North German: topographic name for someone living near or working with reeds, from Middle Low German schelp ‘reed(s)’ (modern German Schilf).

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


Similar surnames: Schepp, Schlup, Schopp, Schlepp, Scholl, Scheid, Schelb, Schild

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Schelp Family Origin

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Schelp Family Occupations

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  • Stoker (Gas Stoker)

    100%

In 1881, the most common Schelp occupation in the UK was Stoker (Gas Stoker). 100% of Schelp's were Stoker (Gas Stoker)s.

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Schelp Historical Records

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Schelp Life Expectancy

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Famous Schelp Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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