Schanz Family History

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Schanz Name Meaning

Variant of Schantz.

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


Similar surnames: Schank, Schranz, Tschanz, Schanke, Mchan, Schar, Shan, Schulz

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Schanz Family Origin

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Schanz Family Occupations

What did your Schanz ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Schanz occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Schanz's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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

Schanz Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schanz Life Expectancy

What is the average Schanz lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Schanz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Schanz in 1963 was 78, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schanz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schanz 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.

Famous Schanz Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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