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Schopf Name Meaning

South German: nickname for someone with a wild shock of hair, from Middle High German schopf ‘tuft (of hair)’. German (Schöpf; Bavarian): status name from Middle High German schepfe ‘juryman’.

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


Similar surnames: Schopp, Schoof, Scholl, Schorr, Schott, Schopfer, Schaff, Schoch

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Schopf Family Origin

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Schopf Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Schopf occupation in Canada was School. 60% of Schopf's were Schools. School and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schopf.

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  • School

    60%
  • Farmer

    40%

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

Schopf Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Schopf. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schopfcensus 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 909 immigration records available for the last name Schopf. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Schopf. For the veterans among your Schopf ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schopf Life Expectancy

What is the average Schopf lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Schopf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Schopf in 1940 was 30, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schopf 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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