Schmoldt Family History

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Schmoldt Name Meaning

North German: from Middle Low German smolt ‘tallow’, ‘fat’, ‘grease’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a chandler.

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

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Schmoldt Family Origin

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Schmoldt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Retail Grocer

    22%
  • Making Side Walks/Stone Work

    11%
  • Owens Sawmill

    11%

In 1880, the most common Schmoldt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Schmoldt's were Farmers. Farmer, Retail Grocer and Making Side Walks/Stone Work were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schmoldt. A less common occupation for the Schmoldt family was Owens Sawmill.

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Schmoldt Historical Records

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Schmoldt Life Expectancy

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