Schoessow Family History

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Schoessow Name Meaning

Eastern German (Schössow): variant of Schossow. The Schössows come from the Kammin area; in the U.S. they are located mainly in WI.

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


Similar surnames: Schossow, Schwisow, Schessler, Rossow, Schiess, Schlesser, Schoessler

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Schoessow Family Origin

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Schoessow Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Schoessow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Schoessow's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Schoessow Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schoessow Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Schoessow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Schoessow in 1963 was 76, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schoessow 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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