Schoening Family History

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Schoening Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from Schoen 1. habitational name (see Schoenig).

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


Similar surnames: Schoenig, Thesing, Schwing, Schoeneck, Schoenike, Schwering, Horning

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Schoening Family Origin

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Schoening Family Occupations

What did your Schoening ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schoening. A less common occupation for the Schoening family was Cabinet Maker. The most common Schoening occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Schoening's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Shoemaker

    7%
  • Cabinet Maker

    3%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Schoening Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schoening Life Expectancy

What is the average Schoening lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Schoening life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Schoening in 1949 was 45, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schoening

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schoening 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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