Schattner Family History

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Schattner Name Meaning

German and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from any of several places named Schaten or Schatten, or a topographic name for someone living in a shady location, from Middle High German schate ‘shade’, ‘protection’.

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


Similar surnames: Schlatter, Suttner, Schetter, Schatte, Schaefer, Schuttler, Schutter

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Schattner Family Origin

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Schattner Family Occupations

What did your Schattner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schattner family was City Clerk. Farmer, At Home and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schattner. The most common Schattner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Schattner's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • At Home

    9%
  • Cabinet Maker

    9%
  • City Clerk

    9%

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

Schattner Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schattner Life Expectancy

What is the average Schattner lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Schattner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Schattner in 1962 was 71, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schattner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schattner 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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