Schnoor Family History

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Schnoor Name Meaning

North German: metonymic occupational name for a rope maker, from Middle Low German snor ‘string’, ‘cord’ (see Schnur).

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


Similar surnames: Schoor, Schnarr, Schnur, Schoof, Schoer, Schnurr, Schoop, Schoon

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Schnoor Family Origin

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Schnoor Family Occupations

What did your Schnoor ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schnoor family was Book Binder. The most common Schnoor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Schnoor's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schnoor.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Book Binder

    3%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Schnoor Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schnoor Life Expectancy

What is the average Schnoor lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Schnoor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Schnoor in 1959 was 33, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schnoor

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schnoor 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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