Schilb Family History

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Schilb Name Meaning

German: variant of Schelb.

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

Similar surnames: Schilt, Schilz, Scheib, Schelb, Schill, Schuld, Schink, Schildt

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Schilb Family Origin

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Schilb Family Occupations

What did your Schilb ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schilb family was Teacher. The most common Schilb occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Schilb's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Furniture Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schilb.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Furniture Dealer

  • Teacher


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

Schilb Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 952 census records available for the last name Schilb. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schilb 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 85 immigration records available for the last name Schilb. 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 397 military records available for the last name Schilb. For the veterans among your Schilb ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schilb Life Expectancy

What is the average Schilb lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Schilb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Schilb in 1963 was 70, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schilb

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schilb 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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