Schoettler Family History

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Schoettler Name Meaning

North German (Schöttler): occupational name for a wood turner, Middle Low German scoteler (an agent derivative of scotel ‘wooden bowl’).

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


Similar surnames: Schetter, Schutter, Schoeller, Schlotter, Schmelter, Schuttler

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Schoettler Family Origin

Where is the Schoettler family from?

Schoettler Family Occupations

What did your Schoettler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schoettler family was Farmer. Carpenter, Clerk In Store and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schoettler. The most common Schoettler occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 11% of Schoettler's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Clerk In Store

    11%
  • Cooper

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%

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

Schoettler Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schoettler Life Expectancy

What is the average Schoettler lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Schoettler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Schoettler in 1953 was 64, and 57 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schoettler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schoettler 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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