Scheibner Family History

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Scheibner Name Meaning

German (eastern): habitational name for someone from Scheiben in Bohemia. The place name is related to Scheibe. German: occupational name for a maker of window panes, especially the so-called ‘bull’s eyes’, from Middle High German schibe ‘disk’ + the agent suffix -(n)er.

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

Similar surnames: Scheiner, Scheiber, Scheidler, Scheibe, Schreiber, Scherber

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Scheibner Family Origin

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Scheibner Family Occupations

What did your Scheibner ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Secretary were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Scheibner. 6% of Scheibner men worked as a Farmer and 11% of Scheibner women worked as a Secretary. Some less common occupations for Americans named Scheibner were Blacksmith and Buyer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Knitter
  • Manager
  • Blacksmith

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Secretary
  • Ballistician
  • Bookkeeper
  • Buyer

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

Scheibner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Scheibner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Scheibner 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 721 immigration records available for the last name Scheibner. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Scheibner. For the veterans among your Scheibner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Scheibner Life Expectancy

What is the average Scheibner lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Scheibner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Scheibner in 1944 was 24, and 94 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Scheibner

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