Schuchmann Family History

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Schuchmann Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a shoemaker, from Middle High German schuoch ‘shoe’ + man ‘man’, German Schuh + Mann.

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

Similar surnames: Schumann, Schulman, Buchmann, Schuhmann, Schuchman, Schiemann

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Schuchmann Family Origin

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Schuchmann Family Occupations

What did your Schuchmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schuchmann occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 21% of Schuchmann's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Butcher and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schuchmann. A less common occupation for the Schuchmann family was Cigar Maker.

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  • Keeping House

  • Butcher

  • Farmer

  • Cigar Maker


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

Schuchmann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Schuchmann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schuchmann 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 862 immigration records available for the last name Schuchmann. 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 595 military records available for the last name Schuchmann. For the veterans among your Schuchmann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schuchmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Schuchmann lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Schuchmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Schuchmann in 1957 was 49, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schuchmann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schuchmann 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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