Schlanger Family History

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Schlanger Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Schlange ‘snake’ + the agent suffix -er.

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

Similar surnames: Schlager, Schwinger, Schwager, Schlangen, Schlinger, Schramer

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Schlanger Family Origin

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Schlanger Family Occupations

What did your Schlanger ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Schlanger. 12% of Schlanger men worked as a Salesman and 8% of Schlanger women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Schlanger were Laborer and Finisher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Proprietor
  • Farmer
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
  • Clerk
  • Secretary
  • Finisher

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Schlanger Historical Records

What Schlanger family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Schlanger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schlanger 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Schlanger. 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 389 military records available for the last name Schlanger. For the veterans among your Schlanger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schlanger Life Expectancy

What is the average Schlanger lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Schlanger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Schlanger in 1955 was 52, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schlanger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schlanger 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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