Schanbacher Family History

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Schanbacher Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from Schanbach near Stuttgart.

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

Similar surnames: Eschenbacher, Schabacker, Steinbacher, Schauwecker, Harlacher

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Schanbacher Family Origin

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Schanbacher Family Occupations

What did your Schanbacher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schanbacher family was Teamster. Farmer, Keeping House and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schanbacher. The most common Schanbacher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Schanbacher's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Tailor

  • Teamster


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

Schanbacher Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Schanbacher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schanbacher 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 410 immigration records available for the last name Schanbacher. 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 393 military records available for the last name Schanbacher. For the veterans among your Schanbacher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schanbacher Life Expectancy

What is the average Schanbacher lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Schanbacher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Schanbacher in 1957 was 53, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schanbacher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schanbacher 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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