Shoup Family History

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Shoup Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Schoup, a metonymic occupational name for a maker of ladles, from Middle Dutch schoepe, schope, schuep ‘ladle’.

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


Similar surnames: Shoop, Schoop, Schopp, Shoupe, Roup, Stoop, Shoun, Shock, Stoup

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Shoup Family Origin

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Shoup Family Occupations

What did your Shoup ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Shoup. 60% of Shoup men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    60%
  • Salesman
    20%
  • Laborer
    20%

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

Shoup Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Shoup. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shoup 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Shoup. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Shoup. For the veterans among your Shoup ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shoup Life Expectancy

What is the average Shoup lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Shoup life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Shoup in 1949 was 40, and 77 in 2004.

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