Schopfer Family History

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Schopfer Name Meaning

South German: topographic name for someone who lived by or in a shed, from Middle High German schopf ‘shed’.

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

Similar surnames: Schopper, Schopf, Schober, Scholer, Schaffer, Schriefer, Schrepfer

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Schopfer Family Origin

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Schopfer Family Occupations

What did your Schopfer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Schopfer. 17% of Schopfer men worked as a Farmer and 19% of Schopfer women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Schopfer were Baker and Seamstress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Accountant
  • Baker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Maid
  • Saleslady
  • Seamstress

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Schopfer Historical Records

What Schopfer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Schopfer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schopfer 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 489 immigration records available for the last name Schopfer. 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 Schopfer. For the veterans among your Schopfer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schopfer Life Expectancy

What is the average Schopfer lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Schopfer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Schopfer in 1959 was 63, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schopfer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schopfer 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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