Schuetz Family History

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Schuetz Name Meaning

German (Schütz): occupational name for an archer, Middle High German schütze (from Middle High German schützen ‘to guard or protect’), or alternatively an occupational name for a watchman, from the same word in its original sense, ‘guard’, i.e. the warden of a piece of common land or a night watchman in a town. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Schütze ‘archer’, ‘rifleman’. Compare 1.

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


Similar surnames: Schutz, Schultz, Schatz, Schmeltz, Schenk, Schwetz, Schutts, Schmutz

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Schuetz Family Origin

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Schuetz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Schuetz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Schuetz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schuetz family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schuetz.

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Schuetz Historical Records

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Schuetz Life Expectancy

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