Schow Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Schau.

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


Similar surnames: Show, Schoo, Scow, Shew, Schon, Schou, Chop, Schor, Schorr, Schons

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Schow Family Origin

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Schow Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Barber

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Baker

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Barber and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schow. The most common Schow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Schow's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schow family was Baker.

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Schow Historical Records

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Schow Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Schow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Schow in 1946 was 57, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schow

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