Schleper Family History

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Schleper Name Meaning

North German: nickname for a lazy person, from Middle Low German sleper ‘sleeper’. Compare Schlaefer.

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


Similar surnames: Scheper, Schlieper, Schloemer, Schlafer, Schleyer, Schleder, Schreier

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Schleper Family Origin

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Schleper Family Occupations

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  • Dairy Man

    40%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Soda Factory

    20%
  • Washwoman

    20%

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In 1880, the most common Schleper occupation in the USA was Dairy Man. 40% of Schleper's were Dairy Mans. Dairy Man, Farmer and Soda Factory were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schleper. A less common occupation for the Schleper family was Washwoman.

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Schleper Historical Records

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Schleper Life Expectancy

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