Schmoll Family History

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Schmoll Name Meaning

German: of uncertain origin. It may be a nickname from a South German dialect word meaning ‘lump of lard’. In eastern Germany, it could be a metonymic occupational name for a pitch boiler, from a Slavic word akin to Polish smola ‘pitch’.

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

Similar surnames: Scholl, Schmuhl, Schroll, Schmalz, Shroll, Sholl, Schmoldt, Schnall

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Schmoll Family Origin

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Schmoll Family Occupations

What did your Schmoll ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schmoll occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Schmoll's were Farmers. Farmer, Tailor and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schmoll. A less common occupation for the Schmoll family was Teamster.

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  • Farmer

  • Tailor

  • Laborer

  • Teamster


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

Schmoll Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Schmoll. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schmoll 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Schmoll. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Schmoll. For the veterans among your Schmoll ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schmoll Life Expectancy

What is the average Schmoll lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Schmoll life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Schmoll in 1950 was 52, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schmoll

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schmoll 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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