Scheiman Family History

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Scheiman Name Meaning

German (Scheimann): variant of Scheideman. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Scheinman.

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

Similar surnames: Scherman, Steiman, Scheideman, Schulman, Scheinman, Schein, Schenkman

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Scheiman Family Origin

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Scheiman Family Occupations

What did your Scheiman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Scheiman occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 100% of Scheiman's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter


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

Scheiman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Scheiman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Scheiman 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 400 immigration records available for the last name Scheiman. 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 229 military records available for the last name Scheiman. For the veterans among your Scheiman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Scheiman Life Expectancy

What is the average Scheiman lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Scheiman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Scheiman in 1963 was 70, and 82 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Scheiman 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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