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Schiess Family Origin

Where is the Schiess family from?

Schiess Family Occupations

What did your Schiess ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schiess occupation in the USA was Laborer. 13% of Schiess's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Schiess family was Book Keeper. Laborer, Machinist and Beersaloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schiess.

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  • Laborer

    13%
  • Machinist

    13%
  • Beersaloon Keeper

    7%
  • Book Keeper

    7%

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

Schiess Historical Records

What Schiess family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schiess. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schiess 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 Schiess

Passenger List

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

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Schiess Life Expectancy

What is the average Schiess lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Schiess life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Schiess in 1962 was 79, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schiess

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schiess 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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