Schmelz Family History

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Schmelz Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Schmeltz.

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

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Schmelz Family Origin

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Schmelz Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Brewer

    6%
  • Cigar Manufacturer

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schmelz family was Cigar Manufacturer. The most common Schmelz occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 11% of Schmelz's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Baker and Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schmelz.

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Schmelz Historical Records

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Schmelz Life Expectancy

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