Schaffhauser Family History

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Schaffhauser Name Meaning

Swiss German: habitational name for someone from Schaffhausen, on the Rhine river.

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


Similar surnames: Schiffhauer, Schanbacher, Frankhauser, Holzhauser, Schaffert

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Schaffhauser Family Origin

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Schaffhauser Family Occupations

What did your Schaffhauser ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schaffhauser family was Trailor. The most common Schaffhauser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Schaffhauser's were Farmers. Farmer, Hotel and Hotel Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schaffhauser.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Hotel

    25%
  • Hotel Keeper

    25%
  • Trailor

    25%

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

Schaffhauser Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schaffhauser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schaffhauser 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 Schaffhauser. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Schaffhauser. For the veterans among your Schaffhauser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schaffhauser Life Expectancy

What is the average Schaffhauser lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Schaffhauser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Schaffhauser in 1955 was 22, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schaffhauser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schaffhauser 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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