Schloesser Family History

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Schloesser Name Meaning

German (Schlösser): occupational name for a locksmith, from an agent derivative of Middle High German sloz ‘lock’.

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


Similar surnames: Schlosser, Schlotter, Schlesser, Schiesser, Schmeisser, Schuessler

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Schloesser Family Origin

Where is the Schloesser family from?

Schloesser Family Occupations

What did your Schloesser ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schloesser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Schloesser's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schloesser. A less common occupation for the Schloesser family was Collector For Sewing Machine Co..

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    31%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Collector For Sewing Machine Co.

    8%

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

Schloesser Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schloesser Life Expectancy

What is the average Schloesser lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Schloesser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Schloesser in 1961 was 59, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schloesser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schloesser 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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