Schellenberg Family History

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Schellenberg Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: habitational name from any of various places in Germany and Switzerland called Schellenberg.

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

Similar surnames: Schellenberger, Ellenberg, Schulenberg, Schnakenberg, Schoenberg

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Schellenberg Family Origin

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Schellenberg Family Occupations

What did your Schellenberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Schellenberg. 9% of Schellenberg men worked as a Farmer and 8% of Schellenberg women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Schellenberg were Machinist and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Housework
  • Housekeeper
  • Maid

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Schellenberg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schellenberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Schellenberg lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Schellenberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Schellenberg in 1948 was 42, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schellenberg 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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