Schlangen Family History

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Schlangen Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Schlangen, a place between Detmold and Paderborn.

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

Similar surnames: Schlanger, Schlinger, Schlatter, Schlag, Schwenger, Schwander

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Schlangen Family Origin

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Schlangen Family Occupations

What did your Schlangen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schlangen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Schlangen's were Farmers. Farmer, Clk. Store and Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schlangen. A less common occupation for the Schlangen family was Works In Factory.

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  • Farmer

  • Clk. Store

  • Saloon Keeper

  • Works In Factory


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

Schlangen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 794 census records available for the last name Schlangen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schlangen 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 147 immigration records available for the last name Schlangen. 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 170 military records available for the last name Schlangen. For the veterans among your Schlangen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schlangen Life Expectancy

What is the average Schlangen lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Schlangen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Schlangen in 1964 was 72, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schlangen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schlangen 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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