Schuder Family History

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Schuder Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so called near Köthen (now called Scheuder). North German (Schüder): occupational name for a worker in a mill, from an agent derivative of Middle Low German schudden ‘to tip or pour (grain)’.

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

Similar surnames: Schuler, Schader, Schumer, Schauder, Schadler, Scheurer, Scher

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Schuder Family Origin

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Schuder Family Occupations

What did your Schuder ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schuder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Schuder's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schuder family was Harness Maker. Farmer, Laborer and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schuder.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Harness Maker


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

Schuder Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schuder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schuder 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 600 immigration records available for the last name Schuder. 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 912 military records available for the last name Schuder. For the veterans among your Schuder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schuder Life Expectancy

What is the average Schuder lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2003, in the United States, Schuder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Schuder in 1957 was 45, and 93 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schuder

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schuder 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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