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Schinneman Family History

Schinneman Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Shinneman, Schneeman, Schuneman, Schueneman, Schoeneman, Schoneman

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Where is the Schinneman family from?

You can see how Schinneman families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Schinneman family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Schinneman families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 8 Schinneman families living in Iowa. This was about 47% of all the recorded Schinneman's in USA. Iowa had the highest population of Schinneman families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Schinneman surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Schinneman ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 67 census records available for the last name Schinneman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schinneman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Schinneman. 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 Cards

There are 5 military records available for the last name Schinneman. For the veterans among your Schinneman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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