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Schuenemann Name Meaning

North German (Schünemann): from Middle Low German schune ‘barn’ + man ‘man’; a topographic name for someone who lived near a barn, or an occupational name for someone who worked in one. Compare Scheuer.

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

Similar surnames: Scheunemann, Schuermann, Schoenemann, Schiemann, Schneeman, Seemann

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Schuenemann Family Origin

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Schuenemann Family Occupations

What did your Schuenemann ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schuenemann occupation in the USA was Agent. 11% of Schuenemann's were Agents. A less common occupation for the Schuenemann family was Gardner. Agent, Cake Baker & Conf. and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schuenemann.

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  • Agent

  • Cake Baker & Conf.

  • Farmer

  • Gardner


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

Schuenemann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Schuenemann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schuenemann 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 335 immigration records available for the last name Schuenemann. 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 498 military records available for the last name Schuenemann. For the veterans among your Schuenemann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schuenemann Life Expectancy

What is the average Schuenemann lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Schuenemann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Schuenemann in 1962 was 49, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schuenemann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schuenemann 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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