Schuitema Family History

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Schuitema Name Meaning

Frisian: patronymic name for the son of a bargemaster, from schuiter ‘bargemaster’, derivative of schuit ‘barge’.

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


Similar surnames: Schutter, Bultema, Schlitter, Schlueter, Schutte, Schurter, Schulten

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Schuitema Family Origin

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Schuitema Family Occupations

What did your Schuitema ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schuitema family was Works In Tannery. The most common Schuitema occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Schuitema's were Farmers. Farmer and Works In Brick Yard were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schuitema.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Works In Brick Yard

    33%
  • Works In Tannery

    33%

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

Schuitema Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schuitema Life Expectancy

What is the average Schuitema lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Schuitema life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Schuitema in 1962 was 77, and 79 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schuitema

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schuitema 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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