Schlappi Family History

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Schlappi Name Meaning

Swiss German (Schläppi): nickname for someone with a dangling, baggy cap or hood, from Middle High German slappe ‘baggy, hanging headdress’.

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


Similar surnames: Schlamp, Schlepp, Schnapp, Schlup, Schlipf, Schlafer, Schlei, Schamp

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Schlappi Family Origin

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Schlappi Family Occupations

What did your Schlappi ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter, Farmer and Head Sawyer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schlappi. The most common Schlappi occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 25% of Schlappi's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Schlappi family was Laborer.

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  • Carpenter

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Head Sawyer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%

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Schlappi Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schlappi Life Expectancy

What is the average Schlappi lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Schlappi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Schlappi in 1964 was 84, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schlappi

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schlappi 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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