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Schlossberg Name Meaning

ornamental name composed of German Schloss ‘castle’ + Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’. habitational name from any of various places in Germany so named, because they were the sites of castles (see Schloss 2) on hills (see Berg).

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


Similar surnames: Schoenberg, Grossberg, Schlosser, Schatzberg, Schneeberg, Sahlberg

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Schlossberg Family Origin

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Schlossberg Family Occupations

What did your Schlossberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Dealer In Clothing and Painter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schlossberg. The most common Schlossberg occupation in the USA was Dealer In Clothing. 33% of Schlossberg's were Dealer In Clothings. A less common occupation for the Schlossberg family was Peddler.

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  • Dealer In Clothing

    33%
  • Painter

    33%
  • Peddler

    33%

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Schlossberg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schlossberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Schlossberg lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Schlossberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Schlossberg in 1957 was 50, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schlossberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schlossberg 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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