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Schlosser Family History

Schlosser Name Meaning
German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from German Schlosser ‘locksmith’.German (also Schlösser): topographic or occupational name for someone who worked at a castle, from Schloss with the addition of the agent or habitational suffix -er.

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

236,427 Historical Documents with Schlosser on Ancestry.com
63,120 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
11,193 Military Records
5,520 Immigration Records
26,195 Census and Voter Lists
130,399 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Schlosser Families

  • Number of Schlosser families
     70 - 138
     24 - 69
     1 - 23
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Schlosser families
     10 - 18
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Schlosser last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Schlosser census records

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Schlosser Family Origin

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Schlosser Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Schlosser

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Schlosser Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Schlosser census records

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Schlosser Civil War Service Records

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