Schlepp Family History

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Schlepp Name Meaning

German: probably a nickname or occupational name for a laborer or carrier, especially in a mine, from Middle Low German slepen, Middle High German slepen ‘to drag or carry (a load)’ (modern German schleppen, schleifen).

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

Similar surnames: Schoepp, Schepp, Schlup, Schlei, Schleif, Schnepf, Scholer, Schopp

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Schlepp Family Origin

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Schlepp Family Occupations

What did your Schlepp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schlepp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Schlepp's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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

Schlepp Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Schlepp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schlepp 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 258 immigration records available for the last name Schlepp. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 589 military records available for the last name Schlepp. For the veterans among your Schlepp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schlepp Life Expectancy

What is the average Schlepp lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Schlepp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Schlepp in 1954 was 55, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schlepp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schlepp 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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