Schanck Family History

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Schanck Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Schenk.

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


Similar surnames: Schank, Schack, Schenck, Schink, Schanke, Schaak, Schock, Shack

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Schanck Family Origin

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Schanck Family Occupations

What did your Schanck ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schanck. The most common Schanck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Schanck's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schanck family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Schanck Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schanck Life Expectancy

What is the average Schanck lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Schanck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Schanck in 1956 was 60, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schanck

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schanck 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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