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Schappert Name Meaning

North German: from a reduced form of Schafhirt ‘shepherd’, ‘sheep herder’, from Middle Low German schap ‘sheep’ + herde ‘herder’.

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


Similar surnames: Schaffert, Scheper, Clapper, Schleper, Schaefer, Schaper, Schipper

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Schappert Family Origin

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Schappert Family Occupations

What did your Schappert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schappert occupation in the USA was Clerk. 20% of Schappert's were Clerks. Clerk, Butcher and Carver In Wood were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schappert. A less common occupation for the Schappert family was Cigar Maker.

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  • Clerk

    20%
  • Butcher

    10%
  • Carver In Wood

    10%
  • Cigar Maker

    10%

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

Schappert Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schappert Life Expectancy

What is the average Schappert lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Schappert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Schappert in 1958 was 57, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schappert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schappert 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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