Schopper Family History

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Schopper Name Meaning

from an agent derivative of Middle High German schoppen ‘to stuff’, possibly an occupational name for someone who stuffed cushions or mattresses. topographic name for someone who lived by a reed-grown bank, from the dialect word Schoppen ‘reedbank’. habitational name for someone from Schopp near Kaiserslautern.

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

Similar surnames: Schopfer, Schipper, Stopper, Schober, Cropper, Hopper, Schopp

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Schopper Family Origin

Where is the Schopper family from?

Schopper Family Occupations

What did your Schopper ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schopper family was Laborer. The most common Schopper occupation in the USA was Barber. 20% of Schopper's were Barbers. Barber, Carpenter and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schopper.

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  • Barber

  • Carpenter

  • Engineer

  • Laborer


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

Schopper Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Schopper. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schopper 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 661 immigration records available for the last name Schopper. 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 Schopper. For the veterans among your Schopper ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schopper Life Expectancy

What is the average Schopper lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2003, in the United States, Schopper life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Schopper in 1956 was 40, and 65 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schopper

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schopper 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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