Schach Family History

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Schach Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by or owned an area of woodland, Middle High German schache. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from an acronym of Hebrew sifte kohen ‘lips of the priest’. This is the title of a religious commentary by Rabbi Schabtai Cohen.

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

Similar surnames: Schack, Schoch, Schacht, Schatz, Spach, Schaul, Hach, Schaff, Scheck

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Schach Family Origin

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Schach Family Occupations

What did your Schach ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Schach. 29% of Schach men worked as a Laborer and 28% of Schach women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Schach were Clerk and Typist

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Carpenter
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • House Keeper
  • Clerk
  • Typist

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

Schach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Schach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schach 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 Schach. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Schach. For the veterans among your Schach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schach Life Expectancy

What is the average Schach lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Schach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Schach in 1960 was 60, and 88 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schach 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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