Schellenberg Family History

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Schellenberg Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: habitational name from any of various places in Germany and Switzerland called Schellenberg.

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


Similar surnames: Schellenberger, Ellenberg, Schulenberg, Schnakenberg, Schoenberg

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Schellenberg Family Origin

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Schellenberg Family Occupations

What did your Schellenberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Schellenberg family was Son, Going To School. The most common Schellenberg occupation in Canada was Farmer. 44% of Schellenberg's were Farmers. Farmer, Going To School and Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schellenberg.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Going To School

    28%
  • Son

    22%
  • Son, Going To School

    6%

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

Schellenberg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schellenberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Schellenberg lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Schellenberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Schellenberg in 1948 was 42, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schellenberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schellenberg 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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