Schonberg Family History

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Schonberg Name Meaning

German (Schönberg) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): see Schoenberg.

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

Similar surnames: Schoenberg, Schomberg, Schoenberger, Schonberger, Schoeneberg

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Schonberg Family Origin

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Schonberg Family Occupations

What did your Schonberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schonberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Schonberg's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schonberg family was In Ship Yard. Farmer, Drayman and House Furnishings were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schonberg.

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  • Farmer

  • Drayman

  • House Furnishings

  • In Ship Yard


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

Schonberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schonberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schonberg 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Schonberg. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Schonberg. For the veterans among your Schonberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schonberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Schonberg lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Schonberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Schonberg in 1961 was 50, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schonberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schonberg 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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