Schork Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Schork Name Meaning

South German (Baden; also Schörk): occupational name for a shoemaker, a much-altered dialect variant of Schubert.

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

Similar surnames: Schor, Schorr, Schorn, Schmock, Schar, Schock, Scholl, Schoof, Schoen

Ready to discover your family story?

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

Schork Family Origin

Where is the Schork family from?

Schork Family Occupations

What did your Schork ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schork family was House Keeper. The most common Schork occupation in the USA was Butcher. 8% of Schork's were Butchers. Butcher, Confictionary and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schork.

View Census data for Schork | Data not to scale

  • Butcher

  • Confictionary

  • Farmer

  • House Keeper


United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Schork Historical Records

What Schork family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Schork. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schork 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 Schork

Passenger List

There are 476 immigration records available for the last name Schork. 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 Schork immigration records

Draft Card

There are 818 military records available for the last name Schork. For the veterans among your Schork ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Schork military records

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

Schork Life Expectancy

What is the average Schork lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Schork life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Schork in 1963 was 80, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schork

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schork 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.

Famous Schork Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name