Schildkraut Family History

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Schildkraut Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from a Germanized form of Yiddish shildkroyt ‘tortoise’, ‘turtle’.

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


Similar surnames: Schild, Schilling, Schraub, Steinkraus, Schildt, Scheller, Schuller

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Schildkraut Family Origin

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Schildkraut Family Occupations

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Schildkraut Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Schildkraut Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Schildkraut life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Schildkraut in 1958 was 32, and 97 in 2004.

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