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Where is the Schield family from?
You can see how Schield families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Schield family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Schield families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Schield family living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Schield's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Schield families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Schield surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Schield. 32% of Schield men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Schield women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Schield were Clerk and Housework.