Schabacker Family History

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Schabacker Name Meaning

German: of uncertain origin; possibly a topographic name from Middle Low German schap ‘sheep’ + acker ‘field’, ‘pasture’, or an altered spelling of Schapbacher, reduced to Schabacher, from a place named Schapbach near Freudenstadt in Baden.

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

Similar surnames: Thalacker, Steinacker, Schlicker, Schomaker, Habecker, Schanbacher

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Schabacker Family Origin

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Schabacker Family Occupations

What did your Schabacker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Shoemaker, Blacksmith and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schabacker. A less common occupation for the Schabacker family was Farmer. The most common Schabacker occupation in the USA was Shoemaker. 25% of Schabacker's were Shoemakers.

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  • Shoemaker

  • Blacksmith

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Farmer


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

Schabacker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Schabacker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schabacker 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 313 immigration records available for the last name Schabacker. 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 367 military records available for the last name Schabacker. For the veterans among your Schabacker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schabacker Life Expectancy

What is the average Schabacker lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Schabacker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Schabacker in 1965 was 78, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schabacker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schabacker 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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