Schliesman Family History

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Schliesman Name Meaning

German (Schliessmann): spelling variant of Schleisman, or a variant of Schliesser, South German form of Schlüter (see Schlueter, from Middle High German sliezen ‘to shut, lock’).

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


Similar surnames: Schwerman, Schiemann, Scheideman, Schlein, Schlotman, Schneeman

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Schliesman Family Origin

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Schliesman Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Cinder Man At Furnace

    25%
  • Grinder

    25%

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In 1880, the most common Schliesman occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Schliesman's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Schliesman family was Grinder. Laborer and Cinder Man At Furnace were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schliesman.

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Schliesman Historical Records

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Schliesman Life Expectancy

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