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Schack Name Meaning

German and Dutch: variant of Schaack. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): origin uncertain; perhaps a habitational name for someone from Shaki (Šakiai) in Lithuania, or Szaki in northeastern Poland.

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


Similar surnames: Schuck, Schick, Schach, Scheck, Hack, Schaack, Schaak, Schlick, Shuck

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Schack Family Origin

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Schack Family Occupations

What did your Schack ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schack family was Butcher. The most common Schack occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Schack's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schack.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Tailor

    7%
  • Butcher

    4%

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

Schack Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schack. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schack 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Schack. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Schack. For the veterans among your Schack ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schack Life Expectancy

What is the average Schack lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Schack life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Schack in 1948 was 45, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schack

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schack 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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