Schoendorf Family History

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Schoendorf Name Meaning

German (Schöndorf) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of numerous places called Schöndorf, named as ‘beautiful village’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German schön ‘beautiful’ + Dorf ‘village’.

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


Similar surnames: Schoenberg, Schoenfeld, Schoenwald, Schoenborn, Schoenrock, Scherf

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Schoendorf Family Origin

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Schoendorf Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    40%
  • Basket Mkr

    20%
  • Keeps Milk Dairy

    20%
  • Varnish Maker

    20%

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In 1880, the most common Schoendorf occupation in the USA was Laborer. 40% of Schoendorf's were Laborers. Laborer, Basket Mkr and Keeps Milk Dairy were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schoendorf. A less common occupation for the Schoendorf family was Varnish Maker.

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Schoendorf Historical Records

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Schoendorf Life Expectancy

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