Schaul Family History

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Schaul Name Meaning

Dutch and German: from Middle Dutch scholle, schulle, Middle Low German schulle, Middle High German schülle ‘plaice’, either a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman or seller of these fish, or a nickname for someone thought to resemble a plaice. Compare Scholl 2. Dutch and German: nickname for a short, thickset person, from Middle Dutch, Middle High German scholle ‘clod of earth’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the personal name Schaul (see Saul).

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

Similar surnames: Schaal, Schaum, Schall, Schaub, Schul, Schur, Schatz, Schaaf, Schuh

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Schaul Family Origin

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Schaul Family Occupations

What did your Schaul ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Redugee From Germany N A Attowed To Work was the top reported job for people in the UK named Schaul.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Redugee From Germany N A Attowed To Work

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Schaul Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Schaul. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schaul 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 700 immigration records available for the last name Schaul. 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 366 military records available for the last name Schaul. For the veterans among your Schaul ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schaul Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Schaul life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Schaul in 1957 was 72, and 70 in 2004.

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