Schoeller Family History

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Schoeller Name Meaning

North German: variant of Schoeler. South German (Schöller): nickname for a loud or noisy person, from an agent derivative of Middle High German schel ‘loud’.

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

Similar surnames: Scheller, Schneller, Scholler, Schiller, Schueller, Schaller

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Schoeller Family Origin

Where is the Schoeller family from?

Schoeller Family Occupations

What did your Schoeller ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schoeller occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 18% of Schoeller's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Schoeller family was Confectionary. Keeping House, Saloon Keeper and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schoeller.

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  • Keeping House

  • Saloon Keeper

  • Butcher

  • Confectionary


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

Schoeller Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Schoeller. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schoeller 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 863 immigration records available for the last name Schoeller. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Schoeller. For the veterans among your Schoeller ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schoeller Life Expectancy

What is the average Schoeller lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Schoeller life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Schoeller in 1956 was 51, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schoeller

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schoeller 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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