Schaufele Family History

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Schaufele Name Meaning

German (Schäufele): metonymic occupational name for someone who made shovels or used one in his work, from Middle High German schufel ‘shovel’.

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


Similar surnames: Schaufler, Schaul, Haefele, Schappell, Schabel, Schaeffler, Schule

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Schaufele Family Origin

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Schaufele Family Occupations

What did your Schaufele ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Hatter, Brewer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schaufele. A less common occupation for the Schaufele family was Tailor. The most common Schaufele occupation in the USA was Hatter. 33% of Schaufele's were Hatters.

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  • Hatter

    33%
  • Brewer

    17%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Tailor

    17%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Schaufele Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schaufele Life Expectancy

What is the average Schaufele lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2003, in the United States, Schaufele life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Schaufele in 1965 was 81, and 79 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schaufele

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schaufele 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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