Schu Name Meaning

Variant of German Schuh.

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

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Schu Family Origin

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Schu Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Sewing

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Schu occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Schu's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schu family was Sewing. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schu.

Source: Census data for Schu | Data not to scale

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Schu Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Schu life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Schu in 1962 was 71, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schu

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