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Schuknecht Family History

Schuknecht Name Meaning
German: occupational name for a shoemaker’s assistant, from Middle High German schuoch ‘shoe’ + knecht ‘journeyman’, ‘assistant’.

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

12,914 Historical Documents with Schuknecht on Ancestry.com
3,261 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
450 Military Records
280 Immigration Records
2,768 Census and Voter Lists
6,155 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Schuknecht Families

  • Number of Schuknecht families
     9 - 15
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Schuknecht last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Schuknecht last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Schuknecht census records

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Schuknecht Family Origin

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Schuknecht Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Schuknecht families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Schuknecht

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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.

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Schuknecht Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Schuknecht census records

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Military Service by Schuknecht

Did the Schuknechts 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.

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