Schildknecht Family History

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Schildknecht Name Meaning

German: occupational name for the page or squire of a knight, who was responsible for his armor and his horse, from Middle High German schilt ‘shield’ + knecht ‘boy’, ‘servant’.

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

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Schildknecht Family Origin

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Schildknecht Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Barber

    5%
  • Entry Clerk

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schildknecht family was Entry Clerk. Farmer, Keeping House and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schildknecht. The most common Schildknecht occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Schildknecht's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Schildknecht | Data not to scale

Schildknecht Historical Records

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Schildknecht Life Expectancy

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Famous Schildknecht Family

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