Schliep Family History

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Schliep Name Meaning

North German: occupational name for a grinder of knives, scissors, and the like, from Middle Low German slipen ‘to grind or sharpen’. Compare Schleifer 1.

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


Similar surnames: Schlie, Schlief, Schlieper, Schlepp, Schlick, Schley, Schlee, Schlup

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Schliep Family Origin

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Schliep Family Occupations

What did your Schliep ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Clerk, Farmer and Manufactures Cigars were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schliep. A less common occupation for the Schliep family was Tailor. The most common Schliep occupation in the USA was Clerk. 25% of Schliep's were Clerks.

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  • Clerk

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Manufactures Cigars

    25%
  • Tailor

    25%

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

Schliep Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schliep. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schliep 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Schliep. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Schliep. For the veterans among your Schliep ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schliep Life Expectancy

What is the average Schliep lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Schliep life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1949. The average life expectancy for Schliep in 1949 was 100, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schliep

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schliep 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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