Schenkelberg Family History

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Schenkelberg Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so called in the Westerwald area.

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


Similar surnames: Schnakenberg, Schellenberg, Spiegelberg, Spangenberg, Schwalenberg

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Schenkelberg Family Origin

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Schenkelberg Family Occupations

What did your Schenkelberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schenkelberg occupation in the USA was Grocer. 50% of Schenkelberg's were Grocers. Grocer and Shoemaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schenkelberg.

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  • Grocer

    50%
  • Shoemaker

    50%

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Schenkelberg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schenkelberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Schenkelberg lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Schenkelberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Schenkelberg in 1962 was 65, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schenkelberg 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 Schenkelberg Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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