Schlund Family History

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Schlund Name Meaning

German: nickname for a glutton or drunkard, from Middle High German slunt ‘feaster’, ‘carouser’.

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

Similar surnames: Schlink, Schlenk, Schlup, Schunk, Schwind, Schlick, Scheu, Schlaff

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Schlund Family Origin

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Schlund Family Occupations

What did your Schlund ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schlund family was Baker. The most common Schlund occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Schlund's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Minister were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schlund.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Minister

  • Baker


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

Schlund Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Schlund. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schlund 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 575 immigration records available for the last name Schlund. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Schlund. For the veterans among your Schlund ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schlund Life Expectancy

What is the average Schlund lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Schlund life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Schlund in 1962 was 79, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schlund 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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