Schlieper Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Schlieper Name Meaning

North German: occupational name for a grinder of knives, scissors, and the like, Middle Low German sliper.

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

Similar surnames: Schleper, Schliep, Schrieber, Schriever, Schlueter, Scheper, Schiefer

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Schlieper Family Origin

Where is the Schlieper family from?

Schlieper Family Occupations

What did your Schlieper ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schlieper family was Laborer. Plasterer and Cabinet Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schlieper. The most common Schlieper occupation in the USA was Plasterer. 50% of Schlieper's were Plasterers.

View Census data for Schlieper | Data not to scale

  • Plasterer

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Laborer


United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Schlieper Historical Records

What Schlieper family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Schlieper. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schlieper census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Schlieper

Passenger List

There are 450 immigration records available for the last name Schlieper. 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.

View all Schlieper immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Schlieper. For the veterans among your Schlieper ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Schlieper military records

You've only scratched the surface of Schlieper family history.

Schlieper Life Expectancy

What is the average Schlieper lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Schlieper life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Schlieper in 1962 was 77, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schlieper

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schlieper 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.

Look up another name