Schrenk Family History

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Schrenk Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German schrenk ‘slanting’, ‘crossed’ (from schrenken ‘to put across’, ‘to lay diagonally’), possibly a metonymic occupational name for someone who did wickerwork or made fences.

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


Similar surnames: Schenk, Schrank, Schieck, Schwenk, Schreck, Schlenk, Schoen, Scheck

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Schrenk Family Origin

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Schrenk Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Butcher

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Baker

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schrenk family was Baker. The most common Schrenk occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Schrenk's were Farmers. Farmer, Butcher and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schrenk.

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Schrenk Historical Records

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Schrenk Life Expectancy

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