Schuhmacher Family History

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Schuhmacher Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Schumacher.

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


Similar surnames: Schumacher, Schacher, Schuhmann, Schachner, Schucker, Schmechel

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Schuhmacher Family Origin

Where is the Schuhmacher family from?

Schuhmacher Family Occupations

What did your Schuhmacher ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schuhmacher family was At Home. The most common Schuhmacher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 10% of Schuhmacher's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schuhmacher.

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  • Farmer

    10%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • At Home

    3%

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

Schuhmacher Historical Records

What Schuhmacher family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schuhmacher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schuhmacher 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Schuhmacher. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Schuhmacher. For the veterans among your Schuhmacher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schuhmacher Life Expectancy

What is the average Schuhmacher lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Schuhmacher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Schuhmacher in 1951 was 57, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schuhmacher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schuhmacher 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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