Schoell Family History

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Schoell Name Meaning

German: a variant or altered form of Scholl or a shortened form of a name formed with this element (see for example Schoellkopf), or of Schell.

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

Similar surnames: Scholl, Schelle, Schield, Schull, Scholle, Schiele, Schoeff, Sholl

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Schoell Family Origin

Where is the Schoell family from?

Schoell Family Occupations

What did your Schoell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schoell family was Carpenter. The most common Schoell occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 20% of Schoell's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Barber and Boot Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schoell.

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  • Keeping House

  • Barber

  • Boot Maker

  • Carpenter


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

Schoell Historical Records

What Schoell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Schoell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schoell 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 392 immigration records available for the last name Schoell. 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 333 military records available for the last name Schoell. For the veterans among your Schoell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schoell Life Expectancy

What is the average Schoell lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Schoell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Schoell in 1955 was 30, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schoell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schoell 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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