Schoch Family History

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Schoch Name Meaning

South German: topographic name from Middle High German schoche ‘barn’, ‘haystack’ (compare Schober). Dutch and German: variant of Schock.

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


Similar surnames: Schock, Schach, Schwoch, Schorr, Scholl, Hoch, Schopf, Scheck, Schoor

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Schoch Family Origin

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Schoch Family Occupations

What did your Schoch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schoch family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schoch. The most common Schoch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Schoch's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    3%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

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

Schoch Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schoch Life Expectancy

What is the average Schoch lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Schoch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Schoch in 1946 was 44, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schoch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schoch 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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