Schollmeyer Family History

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Schollmeyer Name Meaning

German: nickname for a farmer, from Middle High German scholle ‘clod of earth’ + meier ‘(tenant) farmer’.

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


Similar surnames: Kallmeyer, Kohlmeyer, Holtmeyer, Sellmeyer, Killmeyer, Schleyer

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Schollmeyer Family Origin

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Schollmeyer Family Occupations

What did your Schollmeyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schollmeyer occupation in the USA was Butcher. 29% of Schollmeyer's were Butchers. A less common occupation for the Schollmeyer family was Harness Maker. Butcher, Cigar Maker and Cigar Manufacturer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schollmeyer.

View Census data for Schollmeyer | Data not to scale

  • Butcher

    29%
  • Cigar Maker

    14%
  • Cigar Manufacturer

    14%
  • Harness Maker

    14%

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

Schollmeyer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Schollmeyer Life Expectancy

What is the average Schollmeyer lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Schollmeyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Schollmeyer in 1963 was 71, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schollmeyer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schollmeyer 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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