Shoop Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of North German and Dutch Schoop, a metonymic occupational name for a maker of ladles, from Middle Low German schope, Middle Dutch schoepe, schope, schuep ‘ladle’; in numerous cases, however, for German Schupp.

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


Similar surnames: Shoup, Stoop, Schoop, Hoop, Schopp, Hoog, Spoor, Stopp, Sopp, Hood

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Shoop Family Origin

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Shoop Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shoop. The most common Shoop occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Shoop's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shoop family was Carpenter.

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Shoop Historical Records

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Shoop Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Shoop life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Shoop in 1944 was 40, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shoop

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