Schuknecht Family History

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Schuknecht Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a shoemaker’s assistant, from Middle High German schuoch ‘shoe’ + knecht ‘journeyman’, ‘assistant’.

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

Similar surnames: Schildknecht, Knecht, Schubert, Bauknecht, Holzknecht, Schlecht

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Schuknecht Family Origin

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Schuknecht Family Occupations

What did your Schuknecht ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schuknecht family was Farmlabor. Farmer, Butcher and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schuknecht. The most common Schuknecht occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Schuknecht's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Butcher

  • Clerk In Store

  • Farmlabor


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

Schuknecht Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Passenger List

There are 288 immigration records available for the last name Schuknecht. 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 474 military records available for the last name Schuknecht. For the veterans among your Schuknecht ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schuknecht Life Expectancy

What is the average Schuknecht lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Schuknecht life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Schuknecht in 1955 was 49, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schuknecht

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schuknecht 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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