Schmutz Family History

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Schmutz Name Meaning

South German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a dirty or slovenly person, from German Schmutz ‘dirt’, Middle High German smuz. South German: nickname for a cheerful person, from a noun derivative of Middle High German smutzen ‘to smile’.

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

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Schmutz Family Origin

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Schmutz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, the most common Schmutz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Schmutz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schmutz family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schmutz.

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Schmutz Historical Records

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Schmutz Life Expectancy

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