Schanz Family History

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Schanz Name Meaning

Variant of Schantz.

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


Similar surnames: Schank, Schranz, Tschanz, Schanke, Mchan, Schar, Shan, Schulz

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Schanz Family Origin

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Schanz Family Occupations

What did your Schanz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Keeping House, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schanz. A less common occupation for the Schanz family was Billiard Maker. The most common Schanz occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 15% of Schanz's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Billiard Maker

    3%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Schanz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schanz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schanz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Schanz

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Schanz. 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 Schanz. For the veterans among your Schanz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schanz Life Expectancy

What is the average Schanz lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Schanz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Schanz in 1963 was 78, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schanz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schanz 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.

Famous Schanz Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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