Scheetz Family History

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Scheetz Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Schütz (see Schuetz).

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

Similar surnames: Sheetz, Scheets, Schwetz, Schuetz, Sheets, Schuetze, Schutz, Schertz

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Scheetz Family Origin

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Scheetz Family Occupations

What did your Scheetz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Scheetz family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scheetz. The most common Scheetz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Scheetz's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House


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

Scheetz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Scheetz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Scheetz 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 580 immigration records available for the last name Scheetz. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Scheetz. For the veterans among your Scheetz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Scheetz Life Expectancy

What is the average Scheetz lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Scheetz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Scheetz in 1943 was 55, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Scheetz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Scheetz 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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