Schuh Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a maker or repairer of shoes, from Middle High German schuoch, German Schuh ‘shoe’; sometimes from a house name.

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


Similar surnames: Schur, Schut, Schul, Schuth, Schule, Schaul, Schuff, Schach, Schutz

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Schuh Family Origin

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Schuh Family Occupations

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  • Clerk

    50%
  • Store Keeper

    50%

In 1881, Clerk and Store Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schuh. The most common Schuh occupation in Canada was Clerk. 50% of Schuh's were Clerks.

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Schuh Historical Records

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Schuh Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Schuh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Schuh in 1946 was 40, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schuh

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