Shepp Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Schepp.

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


Similar surnames: Shelp, Shupp, Shenk, Sheek, Chopp, Shein, Shew, Shoop, Sepp, Slemp

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Shepp Family Origin

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Shepp Family Occupations

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  • Agent

    33%
  • Annuitant

    33%
  • Joiner

    33%

In 1881, Agent and Annuitant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shepp. The most common Shepp occupation in the UK was Agent. 33% of Shepp's were Agents. A less common occupation for the Shepp family was Joiner.

Source: Census data for Shepp | Data not to scale

Shepp Historical Records

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Shepp Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, Shepp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Shepp in 1958 was 32, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shepp

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