Schexnayder Family History

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Schexnayder Name Meaning

LA surname, of German origin under French influence. It is probably a German occupational name for a maker of jackets and jerkins, from Middle High German schecke, Middle Low German scheke ‘jacket’, ‘jerkin’ + Middle High German, Middle Low German snider ‘tailor’. The name is not found in Germany.

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


Similar surnames: Scheiner, Schneider, Schrader, Schlender, Schenker, Schlenker

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Schexnayder Family Origin

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Schexnayder Family Occupations

What did your Schexnayder ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schexnayder. The most common Schexnayder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Schexnayder's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    50%

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Schexnayder Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schexnayder Life Expectancy

What is the average Schexnayder lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Schexnayder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Schexnayder in 1957 was 36, and 69 in 2004.

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