Skemp Name Meaning

English: variant of Kemp.

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


Similar surnames: Kempe, Stump, Hemp, Sleep, Stamp, Kemps, Kemp, Skeen, Kempf, Kem

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Skemp Family Origin

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Skemp Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Clerk In Store

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Keeps House

    17%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Skemp family was Keeps House. The most common Skemp occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 17% of Skemp's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Clerk In Store and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Skemp.

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Skemp Historical Records

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Skemp Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Skemp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Skemp in 1963 was 70, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Skemp

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