Skemp Family History

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Skemp Name Meaning

English: variant of Kemp.

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


Similar surnames: Kempe, Stump, Hemp, Sleep, Stamp, Kemps, Kemp, Skeen, Kempf, Kem

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Skemp Family Origin

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Skemp Family Occupations

What did your Skemp ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Skemp family was Clothier & Baptist Local Preacher. The most common Skemp occupation in the UK was Baptist Minister Of Westgate Chapel Bradford. 14% of Skemp's were Baptist Minister Of Westgate Chapel Bradfords. Baptist Minister Of Westgate Chapel Bradford, Carpenter and Cashier Iron Wrks were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Skemp.

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  • Baptist Minister Of Westgate Chapel Bradford

    14%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Cashier Iron Wrks

    14%
  • Clothier & Baptist Local Preacher

    14%

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Skemp Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Skemp Life Expectancy

What is the average Skemp lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Skemp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Skemp in 1963 was 70, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Skemp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Skemp 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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