Schlender Family History

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Schlender Name Meaning

North German: nickname from an agent derivative either of Middle Low German slinderen ‘to dawdle’, ‘to go about aimlessly’, or of Middle Low German slinden ‘to swallow or devour’.

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


Similar surnames: Schlenker, Schleder, Schleper, Schleifer, Schlemmer, Schoeller

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Schlender Family Origin

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Schlender Family Occupations

What did your Schlender ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Schlender occupation in Canada was Laborer. 100% of Schlender's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    100%

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Schlender Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schlender Life Expectancy

What is the average Schlender lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Schlender life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Schlender in 1956 was 72, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schlender 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.

Famous Schlender Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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