Schlatter Family History

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Schlatter Name Meaning

South German: topographic name from Middle High German slâte ‘reedy place’, or a habitational name from any of several places named Schlatt, from the same word.

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

Similar surnames: Schlotter, Schlitter, Schattner, Schetter, Blatter, Schlader, Schatte

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Schlatter Family Origin

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Schlatter Family Occupations

What did your Schlatter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schlatter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Schlatter's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schlatter family was Brewer. Farmer, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schlatter.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Laborer

  • Brewer


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

Schlatter Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Schlatter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schlatter 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Schlatter. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Schlatter. For the veterans among your Schlatter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schlatter Life Expectancy

What is the average Schlatter lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Schlatter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Schlatter in 1957 was 53, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schlatter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schlatter 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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