Schraub Family History

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Schraub Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Middle High German schrube, Middle Low German schruve ‘screw’, ‘nail’, ‘peg’, ‘rivet’; German Schraube ‘screw’; probably a metonymic occupational name for someone who made and sold this hardware or for a carpenter.

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

Similar surnames: Schaul, Schrage, Schaub, Schwab, Schrank, Schaab, Schramm, Traub

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Schraub Family Origin

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Schraub Family Occupations

What did your Schraub ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schraub. The most common Schraub occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Schraub's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House


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

Schraub Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 988 census records available for the last name Schraub. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schraub 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 256 immigration records available for the last name Schraub. 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 448 military records available for the last name Schraub. For the veterans among your Schraub ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schraub Life Expectancy

What is the average Schraub lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Schraub life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Schraub in 1960 was 43, and 96 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schraub

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schraub 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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