Schnebly Family History

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Schnebly Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of South German Schnäbele, Schnäbeli(n), a diminutive of Schnabel. Possibly an altered form of Swiss German Schneebeli or Schnebli, a nickname for a white-haired person, from derivative of Middle High German sne, snew ‘snow’.

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


Similar surnames: Schnell, Schnee, Schnaible, Schiebel, Schneller, Schnabel, Schneck

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Schnebly Family Origin

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Schnebly Family Occupations

What did your Schnebly ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schnebly. A less common occupation for the Schnebly family was Dead. The most common Schnebly occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Schnebly's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    16%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Dead

    5%

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Schnebly Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schnebly Life Expectancy

What is the average Schnebly lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Schnebly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Schnebly in 1963 was 90, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schnebly

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schnebly 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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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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