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Schnebly Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of South German Schnäbele, Schnäbeli(n), a diminutive of Schnabel. Possibly an altered form of Swiss German Schneebeli or Schnebli, a nickname for a white-haired person, from derivative of Middle High German sne, snew ‘snow’.

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

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Schnebly Family Origin

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Schnebly Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    16%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Dead

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schnebly. The most common Schnebly occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Schnebly's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schnebly family was Dead.

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Schnebly Historical Records

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Schnebly Life Expectancy

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