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Schenck Family Origin

Where is the Schenck family from?

Schenck Family Occupations

What did your Schenck ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schenck. A less common occupation for the Schenck family was Carpenter. The most common Schenck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Schenck's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

Schenck Historical Records

What Schenck family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schenck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schenck census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Schenck

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Schenck. 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 Schenck. For the veterans among your Schenck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schenck Life Expectancy

What is the average Schenck lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Schenck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Schenck in 1948 was 47, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schenck

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schenck 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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