Schull Family History

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Schull Name Meaning

possibly a variant of Scholl or Schul. alternatively, perhaps a derogatory nickname from Schüll ‘lout’, Middle High German schülle.

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

Similar surnames: Scholl, Schell, Schule, Schall, Schaul, Schul, Schulz, Scull, Schuld

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Schull Family Origin

Where is the Schull family from?

Schull Family Occupations

What did your Schull ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schull occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Schull's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schull family was Painter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schull.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Painter


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

Schull Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Schull. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schull 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Schull. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Schull. For the veterans among your Schull ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schull Life Expectancy

What is the average Schull lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Schull life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Schull in 1960 was 35, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schull

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schull 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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