Schulte Family History

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Schulte Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: status name from Middle Low German schulthete, Middle Dutch schulte ‘village headman’. Compare Schultz, Schultheis.

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


Similar surnames: Schutte, Schultz, Schutts, Scholtes, Schultes, Schutter, Schule

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Schulte Family Origin

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Schulte Family Occupations

What did your Schulte ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Schulte. 34% of Schulte men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Schulte women worked as a Blacksmith. Some less common occupations for Americans named Schulte were C Engineer and Income

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    34%
  • Laborer
    14%
  • At Home
    7%
  • C Engineer
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Blacksmith
    50%
  • Income
    50%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Schulte Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 51,000 census records available for the last name Schulte. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schulte 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 10,000 immigration records available for the last name Schulte. 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 18,000 military records available for the last name Schulte. For the veterans among your Schulte ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schulte Life Expectancy

What is the average Schulte lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Schulte life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Schulte in 1941 was 38, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schulte

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schulte 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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