14-Day Free Trial GIVE ME ACCESS

Schaniel Family History

Schaniel Name Meaning

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

852 Historical Documents and Family Trees with Schaniel on Ancestry.com
319 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
26 Military Records
18 Immigration Records
202 Census and Voter Lists
287 Member Family Trees

Discover more about your family

Start a free family tree and we'll help you find more family members.

Your name*Why?
Start with yourself. We will help you discover your family history in a few short steps.
Required

Maiden name if applicable

Age*
Invalid #
Gender

Name Distribution of Schaniel Families

  • Number of Schaniel families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Schaniel last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Schaniel last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Schaniel census records

You can see how Schaniel families moved over time by selecting different Census years.

Census records can tell you little-known facts about your ancestors such as birthplace, occupation and value of personal estate.

View all Schaniel census records >

Schaniel Family Origin

Find out where people with the family name Schaniel lived before coming to the United States. Using Ancestry, you can search through passenger arrival records, naturalization records, border crossings, emigration records, passport applications, and even convict transportation records.

Average Life Expectancy for Schaniel

Click on a circle in the chart to view Schaniel birth and death records

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your 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.

View all Schaniel ancestors in the SSDI

Schaniel Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Schaniel census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Schaniel ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

View all Schaniel census records >

Military Service by Schaniel

Did the Schaniels fight for the North or the South? Or not at all? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation, and even physical descriptions.

Message Board about Schaniel

Browse message boards to get helpful hints from other people researching the name Schaniel.

There are no messages in the Schaniel message board.
Look up another family name
×
  • Visit our other sites:

© 1997-2014 Ancestry.com | Corporate Information | New Privacy | Terms and Conditions