Schellhase Family History

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Schellhase Name Meaning

German: nickname for a nervous, easily frightened person, from Middle High German schel ‘startled’, ‘nervous’, ‘wild’ + hase ‘hare’.

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


Similar surnames: Schell, Scheller, Schellhorn, Schelling, Schallhorn, Schellhammer

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Schellhase Family Origin

Where is the Schellhase family from?

Schellhase Family Occupations

What did your Schellhase ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Furniture Dealer and Physician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schellhase. The most common Schellhase occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Schellhase's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schellhase family was Retail Grocer.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Furniture Dealer

    14%
  • Physician

    14%
  • Retail Grocer

    14%

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

Schellhase Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schellhase Life Expectancy

What is the average Schellhase lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Schellhase life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Schellhase in 1962 was 77, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schellhase

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schellhase 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 Schellhase Family

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