Schartz Family History

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Schartz Name Meaning

German: nickname for a juggler, from Middle High German scharz ‘move (of a chess piece)’. German and Dutch: habitational name from a place so called near Trier.

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

Similar surnames: Schatz, Schertz, Schantz, Schwartz, Schuetz, Schmutz, Schardt

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Schartz Family Origin

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Schartz Family Occupations

What did your Schartz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Butcher and Bar Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schartz. A less common occupation for the Schartz family was Blacksmith. The most common Schartz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Schartz's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Butcher

  • Bar Keeper

  • Blacksmith


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

Schartz Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schartz Life Expectancy

What is the average Schartz lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Schartz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Schartz in 1958 was 50, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schartz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schartz 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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