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Schultheis Family History

Schultheis Name Meaning
German (Schultheiss) and Dutch: status name from Middle High German schultheize ‘village headman’. The term originally denoted a man responsible for collecting dues and paying them to the lord of the manor. See also Schultz 1.

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

50,060 Historical Documents with Schultheis on Ancestry.com
18,250 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,695 Military Records
1,511 Immigration Records
7,926 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Schultheis Families

  • Number of Schultheis families
     37 - 72
     13 - 36
     1 - 12
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Schultheis families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Schultheis last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Schultheis Family Origin

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Schultheis Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Schultheis

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Schultheis Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Schultheis Civil War Service Records

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