Schmeling Family History

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Schmeling Name Meaning

North German: nickname from Middle Low German smal ‘narrow’, ‘slight’, ‘thin’.

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

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Schmeling Family Origin

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Schmeling Family Occupations

What did your Schmeling ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Carter

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schmeling. The most common Schmeling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Schmeling's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schmeling family was Carter.

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Schmeling Historical Records

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Schmeling Life Expectancy

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