Schmoker Family History

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Schmoker Name Meaning

North German (Schmöker): from Low German smöker ‘smoker’, a metonymic occupational name for a charcoal burner.

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


Similar surnames: Schmeer, Schomaker, Schoer, Schmotzer, Scholer, Schomer, Schenker

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Schmoker Family Origin

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Schmoker Family Occupations

What did your Schmoker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schmoker family was Car Driver. Farmer, Farming and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schmoker. The most common Schmoker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Schmoker's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Baker

    5%
  • Car Driver

    5%

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

Schmoker Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schmoker Life Expectancy

What is the average Schmoker lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Schmoker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Schmoker in 1957 was 68, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schmoker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schmoker 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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