Schudel Family History

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Schudel Name Meaning

Swiss German: nickname for someone with locks of thick, touseled hair, from an Alemannic dialect word.

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

Similar surnames: Schubel, Schadel, Schabel, Schmude, Schmoll, Schuder, Schauder

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Schudel Family Origin

Where is the Schudel family from?

Schudel Family Occupations

What did your Schudel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Butcher, House Painter and Works In Metal Refining Works were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schudel. The most common Schudel occupation in the USA was Butcher. 25% of Schudel's were Butchers. A less common occupation for the Schudel family was Works On Farm.

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  • Butcher

  • House Painter

  • Works In Metal Refining Works

  • Works On Farm


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

Schudel Historical Records

What Schudel family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Schudel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schudel 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 570 immigration records available for the last name Schudel. 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 238 military records available for the last name Schudel. For the veterans among your Schudel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schudel Life Expectancy

What is the average Schudel lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Schudel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Schudel in 1958 was 40, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schudel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schudel 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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