Schimming Family History

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Schimming Name Meaning

North German: nickname for a person with gray or white hair, from Middle Low German schimmink ‘gray or white horse’.

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

Similar surnames: Schimmel, Schilling, Schmeling, Schelling, Scheihing, Schiemann

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Schimming Family Origin

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Schimming Family Occupations

What did your Schimming ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schimming occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Schimming's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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Schimming Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Schimming. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schimming 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 396 immigration records available for the last name Schimming. 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 476 military records available for the last name Schimming. For the veterans among your Schimming ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schimming Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Schimming life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Schimming in 1958 was 47, and 80 in 2004.

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