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Where is the Schiel family from?
You can see how Schiel families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Schiel family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Schiel families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 23 Schiel families living in Iowa. This was about 21% of all the recorded Schiel's in the USA. Iowa had the highest population of Schiel families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Schiel surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Schiel. 20% of Schiel men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Schiel women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Schiel were Machinist and Seamstress.