Schoenly Family History

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Schoenly Name Meaning

Swiss German: nickname from a pet form of Schoen ‘handsome’.

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


Similar surnames: Schoen, Schnebly, Schoener, Schoell, Schoene, Schey, Schoewe, Shoen

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Schoenly Family Origin

Where is the Schoenly family from?

Schoenly Family Occupations

What did your Schoenly ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schoenly family was Drover. Farmer, Butcher and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schoenly. The most common Schoenly occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Schoenly's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Butcher

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Drover

    9%

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

Schoenly Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schoenly. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schoenly 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Schoenly. 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 Schoenly. For the veterans among your Schoenly ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schoenly Life Expectancy

What is the average Schoenly lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Schoenly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Schoenly in 1963 was 76, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schoenly

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schoenly 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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