Schrock Family History

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Schrock Name Meaning

(Schröck): variant of Schreck or Schrage. (Schröck): habitational name from a placed called Schröck near Marburg. possibly a habitational name from Schrocko in eastern Germany, of Slavic origin. of Slavic origin, from Sorbian sroka ‘magpie’ (bird), a nickname for someone who had some fancied similarity with the bird.

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

Similar surnames: Schrick, Schack, Schlick, Schwoch, Schaack, Chock, Srock, Schmock

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Schrock Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Schrock name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Schrock. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • France


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Schrock Family Origin

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Schrock Family Occupations

What did your Schrock ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schrock family was Carpenter. The most common Schrock occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Schrock's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schrock.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Schrock Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Schrock. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schrock 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 984 immigration records available for the last name Schrock. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Schrock. For the veterans among your Schrock ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schrock Life Expectancy

What is the average Schrock lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Schrock life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Schrock in 1944 was 56, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schrock 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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