Schnautz Family History

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Schnautz Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Schnauze ‘muzzle’, one of unflattering names selected from vocabulary words by non-Jewish government officials when surnames were made compulsory.

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


Similar surnames: Schatz, Schmutz, Schutz, Schwartz, Schmaltz, Schmeltz, Schulz

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Schnautz Family Origin

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Schnautz Family Occupations

What did your Schnautz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Gunsmith & Patern Maker In Iron Foundry were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schnautz. The most common Schnautz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Schnautz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schnautz family was Job Printer.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Gunsmith & Patern Maker In Iron Foundry

    13%
  • Job Printer

    13%

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Schnautz Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schnautz Life Expectancy

What is the average Schnautz lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Schnautz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Schnautz in 1958 was 35, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schnautz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schnautz 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.

Famous Schnautz Family

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