Schneeberg Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Schneeberg Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of several places in Germany, Bohemia, and Austria named Schneeberg. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of German Schnee ‘snow’ + Berg ‘mountain’.

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

Similar surnames: Schoenberg, Schatzberg, Sonnenberg, Spielberg, Schnakenberg

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Schneeberg Family Origin

Where is the Schneeberg family from?

Schneeberg Family Occupations

What did your Schneeberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter, Clothing Merchant and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schneeberg. A less common occupation for the Schneeberg family was Tailor. The most common Schneeberg occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 25% of Schneeberg's were Carpenters.

View Census data for Schneeberg | Data not to scale

  • Carpenter

  • Clothing Merchant

  • Coal Miner

  • Tailor


United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Schneeberg Historical Records

What Schneeberg family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 938 census records available for the last name Schneeberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schneeberg census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Schneeberg

Passenger List

There are 383 immigration records available for the last name Schneeberg. 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.

View all Schneeberg immigration records

Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Schneeberg. For the veterans among your Schneeberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Schneeberg military records

You've only scratched the surface of Schneeberg family history.

Schneeberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Schneeberg lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Schneeberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Schneeberg in 1961 was 47, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schneeberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schneeberg 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.

Look up another name