Schlee Family History

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Schlee Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived near a sloe bush, or an occupational name for someone who sold sloes, from Middle High German slehe ‘sloe’.

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

Similar surnames: Schley, Schnee, Schlie, Schlei, Schied, Schlup, Schlein, Scheler

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Schlee Family Origin

Where is the Schlee family from?

Schlee Family Occupations

What did your Schlee ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schlee. The most common Schlee occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Schlee's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schlee family was Tailor.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Tailor


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

Schlee Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Schlee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schlee 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Schlee. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Schlee. For the veterans among your Schlee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schlee Life Expectancy

What is the average Schlee lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Schlee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Schlee in 1951 was 57, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schlee

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schlee 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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