Schaub Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Schaub Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German schoup ‘sheaf or wisp of straw’, hence a habitational name from a house distinguished by the sign of a sheaf of grain for a licensed brewer, or perhaps a nickname for a scrawny person or someone with straw-colored hair.

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

Similar surnames: Schaul, Schaab, Schraub, Schaaf, Schaum, Schlup, Schatz, Scharf

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Schaub Family Origin

Where is the Schaub family from?

Schaub Family Occupations

What did your Schaub ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Agent and Farmer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Schaub. 20% of Schaub men worked as an Agent and 34% of Schaub women worked as a Farmer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Schaub were Farmer and Telephone Operator

View Census data for Schaub | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Agent
  • Barber
  • Farm Manager
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Telephone Operator

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Schaub Historical Records

What Schaub family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Schaub. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schaub census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Schaub

Passenger List

There are 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Schaub. 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.

View all Schaub immigration records

Draft Card

There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Schaub. For the veterans among your Schaub ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Schaub military records

You've only scratched the surface of Schaub family history.

Schaub Life Expectancy

What is the average Schaub lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Schaub life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Schaub in 1942 was 32, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schaub

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schaub 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 Schaub Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name