Schreffler Family History

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Schreffler Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a split crag, Middle High German schreffe.

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


Similar surnames: Schaeffler, Schriefer, Schrepfer, Schiffler, Schaufler, Scheffler

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Schreffler Family Origin

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Schreffler Family Occupations

What did your Schreffler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schreffler family was Farming. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schreffler. The most common Schreffler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Schreffler's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    6%

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

Schreffler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schreffler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schreffler 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Schreffler. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Schreffler. For the veterans among your Schreffler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schreffler Life Expectancy

What is the average Schreffler lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Schreffler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Schreffler in 1953 was 39, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schreffler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schreffler 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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