Scheideman Family History

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Scheideman Name Meaning

German (Scheidemann) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for an arbitrator or judge, Middle High German scheideman. German: habitational name from any of several places called Scheide(n), Scheidt.

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

Similar surnames: Schneiderman, Scheider, Seideman, Schwendeman, Schiemann, Schiffman

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Scheideman Family Origin

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Scheideman Family Occupations

What did your Scheideman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Scheideman occupation in the USA was Clothing Merchant. 25% of Scheideman's were Clothing Merchants. Clothing Merchant, Flour And Feed Store and Meat Salter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scheideman. A less common occupation for the Scheideman family was Salesman In Store.

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  • Clothing Merchant

  • Flour And Feed Store

  • Meat Salter

  • Salesman In Store


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

Scheideman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Scheideman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Scheideman 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 153 immigration records available for the last name Scheideman. 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 145 military records available for the last name Scheideman. For the veterans among your Scheideman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Scheideman Life Expectancy

What is the average Scheideman lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Scheideman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Scheideman in 1955 was 63, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Scheideman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Scheideman 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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