Schmeichel Family History

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Schmeichel Name Meaning

German: nickname for a flatterer, from Middle High German smeichlen ‘to flatter’.

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


Similar surnames: Schmechel, Schleicher, Schleich, Schmierer, Schmiedel, Schmeisser

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Schmeichel Family Origin

Where is the Schmeichel family from?

Schmeichel Family Occupations

What did your Schmeichel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schmeichel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Schmeichel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schmeichel family was Works In Barrel Fct.. Farmer and Furniture Deal were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schmeichel.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Furniture Deal

    25%
  • Works In Barrel Fct.

    25%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Schmeichel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schmeichel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schmeichel 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Schmeichel. 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 Schmeichel. For the veterans among your Schmeichel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schmeichel Life Expectancy

What is the average Schmeichel lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Schmeichel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Schmeichel in 1959 was 65, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schmeichel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schmeichel 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.

Famous Schmeichel Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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