Schiltz Family History

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Schiltz Name Meaning

German (Palatinate and Mosel region): from a pet form of the personal and saint’s name Ägilius, a variant of Ägidius. The German name developed via the French variant Gilles.

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


Similar surnames: Schultz, Schwetz, Scholtz, Schilt, Schutz, Schatz, Schilz, Schild

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Schiltz Family Origin

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Schiltz Family Occupations

What did your Schiltz ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schiltz. The most common Schiltz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Schiltz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schiltz family was Laborer.

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Schiltz Historical Records

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Schiltz Life Expectancy

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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