Schneiders Family History

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Schneiders Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from Schneider.

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

Similar surnames: Schneider, Schnieders, Schnieder, Schweers, Schepers, Schnider

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Schneiders Family Origin

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Schneiders Family Occupations

What did your Schneiders ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Barroom and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schneiders. The most common Schneiders occupation in the USA was Farmer. 69% of Schneiders's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schneiders family was Clothier.

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  • Farmer

  • Barroom

  • Brick Mason

  • Clothier


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Schneiders Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schneiders. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schneiders 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 768 immigration records available for the last name Schneiders. 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 662 military records available for the last name Schneiders. For the veterans among your Schneiders ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schneiders Life Expectancy

What is the average Schneiders lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Schneiders life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Schneiders in 1952 was 50, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schneiders 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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