Schenkman Family History

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Schenkman Name Meaning

South German (Schenkmann) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a tavernkeeper. Compare Schenker.

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


Similar surnames: Scherman, Shenkman, Scheideman, Schutzman, Schulman, Schiffman

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Schenkman Family Origin

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Schenkman Family Occupations

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Schenkman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schenkman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schenkman 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Schenkman. 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 Schenkman. For the veterans among your Schenkman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schenkman Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Schenkman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Schenkman in 1962 was 70, and 74 in 2004.

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