Schaake Family History

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Schaake Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: variant of Schaack.

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

Similar surnames: Schake, Schaak, Schanke, Schlake, Shaak, Schnake, Schwake, Schave

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Schaake Family Origin

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Schaake Family Occupations

What did your Schaake ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schaake family was Farming. Carriage Builder and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schaake. The most common Schaake occupation in the USA was Carriage Builder. 33% of Schaake's were Carriage Builders.

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  • Carriage Builder

  • Farmer

  • Farming


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Schaake ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Schaake Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Schaake. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schaake census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 206 immigration records available for the last name Schaake. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 365 military records available for the last name Schaake. For the veterans among your Schaake ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schaake Life Expectancy

What is the average Schaake lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Schaake life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Schaake in 1959 was 58, and 54 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schaake

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schaake 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.

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