Schieck Family History

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Schieck Name Meaning

South German: nickname for someone with a deformity, from Middle High German schiec ‘crooked’, ‘twisted’. German: metonymic occupational name for someone who worked with palings, from Middle High German schige, schie ‘paling’ (for building fences).

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


Similar surnames: Scheck, Schick, Schneck, Schmuck, Schenk, Schreck, Schmeck, Schnick

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Schieck Family Origin

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Schieck Family Occupations

What did your Schieck ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schieck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Schieck's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schieck family was Copper Miner. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schieck.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Copper Miner

    6%

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

Schieck Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schieck Life Expectancy

What is the average Schieck lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Schieck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Schieck in 1962 was 80, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schieck

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schieck 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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