Schoenthaler Family History

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Schoenthaler Name Meaning

German (Schönthaler) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from a place called Schoenthal or topographic name for someone living in a beautiful valley (see Schoenthal).

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

Similar surnames: Schoenthal, Mergenthaler, Siegenthaler, Tiefenthaler, Schoenwald

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Schoenthaler Family Origin

Where is the Schoenthaler family from?

Schoenthaler Family Occupations

What did your Schoenthaler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schoenthaler family was Butcher. The most common Schoenthaler occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 18% of Schoenthaler's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Keeps House and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schoenthaler.

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  • Keeping House

  • Keeps House

  • At Home

  • Butcher


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

Schoenthaler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Schoenthaler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schoenthaler census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Schoenthaler

Passenger List

There are 182 immigration records available for the last name Schoenthaler. 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 178 military records available for the last name Schoenthaler. For the veterans among your Schoenthaler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schoenthaler Life Expectancy

What is the average Schoenthaler lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Schoenthaler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Schoenthaler in 1964 was 78, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schoenthaler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schoenthaler 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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