Schimek Family History

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Schimek Name Meaning

Germanized spelling of a Slavic pet form of the personal name Simon (e.g. Czech Šimek).

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


Similar surnames: Shimek, Simek, Schimke, Schimmel, Schick, Scime, Scheibel, Schier

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Schimek Family Origin

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Schimek Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Keeps House

    13%
  • Wood & Coal Dealer

    13%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schimek family was Wood & Coal Dealer. The most common Schimek occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Schimek's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schimek.

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Schimek Historical Records

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Schimek Life Expectancy

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Famous Schimek Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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