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Schlender Name Meaning

North German: nickname from an agent derivative either of Middle Low German slinderen ‘to dawdle’, ‘to go about aimlessly’, or of Middle Low German slinden ‘to swallow or devour’.

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


Similar surnames: Schlenker, Schleder, Schleper, Schleifer, Schlemmer, Schoeller

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Schlender Family Origin

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Schlender Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Farmer & Wagon Maker

    5%
  • House Keeper

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schlender family was House Keeper. Farmer, Farming and Farmer & Wagon Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schlender. The most common Schlender occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Schlender's were Farmers.

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Schlender Historical Records

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Schlender Life Expectancy

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