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Schutzman Name Meaning

German (Schützmann): occupational name for an archer (see Schuetz). Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Schu(e)tz ‘protection’ + Yiddish man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Schatzman, Schulman, Schiffman, Schutz, Schumann, Schuchmann

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Where is the Schutzman family from?

You can see how Schutzman families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Schutzman family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Schutzman families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there was 1 Schutzman family living in Kentucky. This was about 50% of all the recorded Schutzman's in the USA. Kentucky and 1 other state had the highest population of Schutzman families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Schutzman surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Schutzman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Bookeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Schutzman. 19% of Schutzman men worked as a Salesman and 24% of Schutzman women worked as a Bookeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Schutzman were Proprietor and Bookkeeper.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    19%
  • Laborer
    16%
  • New Worker
    13%
  • Proprietor
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookeeper
    24%
  • Clerk
    18%
  • New Worker
    12%
  • Bookkeeper
    12%
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What Schutzman family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Schutzman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schutzman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 510 immigration records available for the last name Schutzman. 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 Cards

There are 324 military records available for the last name Schutzman. For the veterans among your Schutzman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Schutzman lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Schutzman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Schutzman in 1955 was 43, and 91 in 2004.

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