Schuitz Family History

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Schuitz Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Schultz, Schuetz, Schutz, Schlitz, Schmitz, Schurtz, Schnitz, Schatz

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Schuitz Family Origin

Where is the Schuitz family from?

Schuitz Family Occupations

What did your Schuitz ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Domestic were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Schuitz. 15% of Schuitz men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Schuitz women worked as a Domestic. Some less common occupations for Americans named Schuitz were District Manager and Proprietor

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    15%
  • Automobile Mechanic
    8%
  • Carman
    8%
  • District Manager
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Domestic
    34%
  • Household Duties
    34%
  • Proprietor
    34%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Schuitz Historical Records

What Schuitz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 567 census records available for the last name Schuitz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schuitz 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 138 immigration records available for the last name Schuitz. 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 51 military records available for the last name Schuitz. For the veterans among your Schuitz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schuitz Life Expectancy

What is the average Schuitz lifespan?

Average Schuitz life expectancy in 1991 was 93 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schuitz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schuitz 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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