Strohschein Family History

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Strohschein Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle High German stro ‘straw’ + schin (modern German Schein) ‘glow’, ‘visible proof’, for a brewer who hung out his ‘license’ in the form of a sheaf of straw (the clientele being largely illiterate in the Middle Ages).

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


Similar surnames: Strohman, Schein, Strohecker, Mondschein, Sonnenschein, Strohmeyer

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Strohschein Family Origin

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Strohschein Family Occupations

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Strohschein Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Strohschein. For the veterans among your Strohschein ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Strohschein Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Strohschein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Strohschein in 1942 was 43, and 87 in 2004.

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