Schoewe Family History

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Schoewe Name Meaning

North German (Schöwe): from a nickname for a tall, thin person, Schowe, the current form of which is Schaub, derived from or related to Middle Low German schof ‘sheaf of straw’.

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

Similar surnames: Schieve, Schoepp, Schoer, Schiele, Schoppe, Schewe, Schoen, Schoemer

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Schoewe Family Origin

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Schoewe Family Occupations

What did your Schoewe ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer


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Schoewe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 878 census records available for the last name Schoewe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schoewe 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 76 immigration records available for the last name Schoewe. 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 185 military records available for the last name Schoewe. For the veterans among your Schoewe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schoewe Life Expectancy

What is the average Schoewe lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Schoewe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Schoewe in 1963 was 64, and 93 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schoewe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schoewe 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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