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Schmid Name Meaning

South German: variant of Schmidt.

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


Similar surnames: Schmied, Schmit, Scheid, Schmitt, Schad, Schmith, Schmitz, Smid

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Schmid Family Origin

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Schmid Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Farmers Son

    20%
  • Jorgerow

    10%
  • Watchmaker

    10%

In 1881, the most common Schmid occupation in Canada was Farmer. 60% of Schmid's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schmid family was Watchmaker. Farmer, Farmers Son and Jorgerow were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schmid.

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Schmid Historical Records

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Schmid Life Expectancy

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