Schoenenberger Family History

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Schoenenberger Name Meaning

German (Schönenberger): habitational name for someone from any of several places in Germany and Switzerland named Schönenberg.

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

Similar surnames: Schoenberger, Schollenberger, Schneeberger, Schellenberger

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Schoenenberger Family Origin

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Schoenenberger Family Occupations

What did your Schoenenberger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Paper Carrier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schoenenberger. A less common occupation for the Schoenenberger family was Plasterer. The most common Schoenenberger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Schoenenberger's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Paper Carrier

  • Plasterer


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

Schoenenberger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Schoenenberger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schoenenberger 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 420 immigration records available for the last name Schoenenberger. 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 180 military records available for the last name Schoenenberger. For the veterans among your Schoenenberger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schoenenberger Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schoenenberger 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schoenenberger

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