Scholz Family History

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Scholz Name Meaning

Eastern German: variant of Schultz 1.

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


Similar surnames: Scholtz, Scholze, Schulz, Schilz, Scholl, Schulze, Schoof, Schorr

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Scholz Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Scholz name?

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

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  • England & Wales

    34%

  • Germanic Europe

    23%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    13%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    10%

  • Sweden

    3%

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Scholz Family Origin

Where is the Scholz family from?

Scholz Family Occupations

What did your Scholz ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Scholz occupation in the UK was Army Pensioner British. 33% of Scholz's were Army Pensioner Britishs. Army Pensioner British and Furrier were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Scholz. A less common occupation for the Scholz family was Governess.

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  • Army Pensioner British

    33%
  • Furrier

    33%
  • Governess

    33%

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

Scholz Historical Records

What Scholz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Scholz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Scholz 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 11,000 immigration records available for the last name Scholz. 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 22,000 military records available for the last name Scholz. For the veterans among your Scholz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Scholz Life Expectancy

What is the average Scholz lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Scholz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Scholz in 1954 was 50, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Scholz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Scholz 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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