Schmaling Family History

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Schmaling Name Meaning

North German (Schmäling): from a derivative of Schmal.

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

Similar surnames: Schmeling, Scharping, Schmiesing, Schimming, Smalling, Schoening

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Schmaling Family Origin

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Schmaling Family Occupations

What did your Schmaling ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schmaling family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schmaling. The most common Schmaling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Schmaling's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Butcher

  • Carpenter


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

Schmaling Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Schmaling. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schmaling 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 106 immigration records available for the last name Schmaling. 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 332 military records available for the last name Schmaling. For the veterans among your Schmaling ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schmaling Life Expectancy

What is the average Schmaling lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Schmaling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Schmaling in 1963 was 76, and 62 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schmaling

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schmaling 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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