Schall Family History

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Schall Name Meaning

German: nickname for a braggart or for a market crier, from Middle High German schal ‘noise’ ‘bragging’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Schall ‘sound’.

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

Similar surnames: Schaul, Schnall, Scholl, Schell, Schaal, Schatz, Schalk, Schmalz

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Schall Family Origin

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Schall Family Occupations

What did your Schall ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Company Director and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Schall. 50% of Schall women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Company Director

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Social Worker

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

Schall Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Schall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schall 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Schall. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Schall. For the veterans among your Schall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schall Life Expectancy

What is the average Schall lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Schall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Schall in 1946 was 45, and 77 in 2004.

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