Schrank Family History

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Schrank Name Meaning

South German: topographic name for someone who lived by a gate or fence, from Middle High German schranc ‘gate’, ‘barrier’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from German Schrank ‘wardrobe’, ‘closet’.

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


Similar surnames: Schrenk, Schenk, Schwan, Schrage, Schraub, Schunk, Schalk, Schramm

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Schrank Family Origin

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Schrank Family Occupations

What did your Schrank ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Book Binder

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schrank. A less common occupation for the Schrank family was Book Binder. The most common Schrank occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Schrank's were Farmers.

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Schrank Historical Records

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Schrank Life Expectancy

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