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Schreck Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle High German schrecken ‘to jump’ or ‘to frighten’.

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


Similar surnames: Schrick, Schneck, Schieck, Schmeck, Schrenk, Scheck, Schick, Schlenk

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Schreck Family Origin

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Schreck Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    6%

In 1880, the most common Schreck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Schreck's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schreck family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schreck.

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Schreck Historical Records

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Schreck Life Expectancy

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