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Schneiderman Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Schneider, with the addition of Middle High German, Middle Low German, Yiddish man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Scheideman, Schneider, Schneeman, Sonderman, Schneiderhan

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Where is the Schneiderman family from?

You can see how Schneiderman families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Schneiderman family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Schneiderman families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 9 Schneiderman families living in Quebec. This was about 60% of all the recorded Schneiderman's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Schneiderman families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Schneiderman surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Schneiderman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Schneiderman. 15% of Schneiderman men worked as a Salesman and 18% of Schneiderman women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Schneiderman were Proprietor and Housewife.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    15%
  • Clerk
    7%
  • Operator
    7%
  • Proprietor
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    18%
  • Bookkeeper
    16%
  • Bookeeper
    8%
  • Housewife
    8%
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Census Records

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Schneiderman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schneiderman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Schneiderman. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Schneiderman. For the veterans among your Schneiderman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Schneiderman lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Schneiderman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Schneiderman in 1942 was 45, and 81 in 2004.

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