Schumacher Family History

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Schumacher Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for a shoemaker, from Middle High German schuoch ‘shoe’, German Schuh + an agent derivative of machen ‘to make’.

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


Similar surnames: Schacher, Schleicher, Schuhmacher, Schirmacher, Schomaker, Schlachter

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Schumacher Family Origin

Where is the Schumacher family from?

Schumacher Family Occupations

What did your Schumacher ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Schumacher family was Cork Valver (Manfr). The most common Schumacher occupation in the UK was Baker. 9% of Schumacher's were Bakers. Baker, Bankers Clerk and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schumacher.

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  • Baker

    9%
  • Bankers Clerk

    9%
  • Cooper

    9%
  • Cork Valver (Manfr)

    9%

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

Schumacher Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schumacher Life Expectancy

What is the average Schumacher lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Schumacher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Schumacher in 1941 was 46, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schumacher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schumacher 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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