Schellenberger Family History

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Schellenberger Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of the places called Schellenberg.

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

Similar surnames: Schollenberger, Schellenberg, Shallenberger, Ellenberger

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Schellenberger Family Origin

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Schellenberger Family Occupations

What did your Schellenberger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schellenberger family was Blacksmith. The most common Schellenberger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Schellenberger's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schellenberger.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Keeps House

  • Blacksmith


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

Schellenberger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schellenberger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schellenberger 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 888 immigration records available for the last name Schellenberger. 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 Schellenberger. For the veterans among your Schellenberger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schellenberger Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schellenberger 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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