Schock Family History

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Schock Name Meaning

German (Schöck): variant of Scheck 1. Dutch and German: from Middle Dutch schoc, Middle High German schoc ‘pile’, ‘heap’, ‘stack’. Compare Schoch 1.

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

Similar surnames: Schoch, Scheck, Schick, Scholl, Hock, Schmock, Schenk, Schorr, Schoof

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Schock Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Schock name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Schock. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Norway


  • Sweden


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Schock Family Origin

Where is the Schock family from?

Schock Family Occupations

What did your Schock ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Glazier and Paper Dealer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schock. The most common Schock occupation in the UK was Glazier. 50% of Schock's were Glaziers.

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  • Glazier

  • Paper Dealer


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

Schock Historical Records

What Schock family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Schock. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schock 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Schock. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Schock. For the veterans among your Schock ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schock Life Expectancy

What is the average Schock lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Schock life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Schock in 1952 was 57, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schock

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schock 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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