Bodenschatz Family History

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Bodenschatz Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for someone who collected or had to pay Bodenschatz, a levy on produce from his ground (property) or on wine sold in barrels, from Middle High German boden ‘bottom’, ‘ground’ + schatz ‘tax’, ‘rent’, ‘tithe’.

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


Similar surnames: Bogenschutz, Schatz, Hoeschen, Burdeshaw, Bohnsack, Dechant

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Bodenschatz Family Origin

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Bodenschatz Family Occupations

What did your Bodenschatz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Cigar Store, Druggist and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bodenschatz. A less common occupation for the Bodenschatz family was Gardner. The most common Bodenschatz occupation in the USA was Cigar Store. 17% of Bodenschatz's were Cigar Stores.

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  • Cigar Store

    17%
  • Druggist

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Gardner

    17%

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Bodenschatz Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bodenschatz Life Expectancy

What is the average Bodenschatz lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Bodenschatz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Bodenschatz in 1962 was 57, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bodenschatz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bodenschatz 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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