Schleich Family History

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Schleich Name Meaning

German: nickname for a furtive or stealthy person, from Middle High German slichen ‘to creep silently’.

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

Similar surnames: Schleicher, Schlecht, Schlick, Schlei, Schlauch, Schlein, Schnick

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Schleich Family Origin

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Schleich Family Occupations

What did your Schleich ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Schleich. 11% of Schleich men worked as a Farmer and 8% of Schleich women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Schleich were Clerk and Packer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
  • Housewife
  • Manager
  • Packer

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

Schleich Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schleich Life Expectancy

What is the average Schleich lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Schleich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Schleich in 1957 was 59, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schleich

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schleich 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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