Schmehl Family History

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Schmehl Name Meaning

from a Sorbian personal name based on smel ‘bold’. perhaps a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman, related to Schmel, a kind of fish.

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


Similar surnames: Schmuhl, Schley, Schenk, Schmoll, Schmeer, Schmeck, Schuh, Schmeltz

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Schmehl Family Origin

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Schmehl Family Occupations

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  • Servant

    67%
  • Farmer

    33%

In 1881, the most common Schmehl occupation in Canada was Servant. 67% of Schmehl's were Servants. Servant and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schmehl.

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Schmehl Historical Records

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Schmehl Life Expectancy

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