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Schanzer Name Meaning

(also Schänzer): occupational name for someone working on an earthwork or a (city) wall. habitational name for someone from a place called Schanz.

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


Similar surnames: Scherzer, Schwander, Scharrer, Schattner, Schaefer, Scharber

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Schanzer Family Origin

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Schanzer Family Occupations

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  • Restaurant

    100%

In 1880, the most common Schanzer occupation in the USA was Restaurant. 100% of Schanzer's were Restaurants.

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Schanzer Historical Records

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Schanzer Life Expectancy

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Famous Schanzer Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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