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Schultes Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: variant of Schulte or Schultheis.

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


Similar surnames: Schulte, Schulteis, Scholtes, Schulten, Schult, Schutte, Schutter

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Where is the Schultes family from?

You can see how Schultes families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Schultes family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Schultes families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 35 Schultes families living in New York. This was about 29% of all the recorded Schultes's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Schultes families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Schultes surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Schultes ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Schultes. 20% of Schultes men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Schultes women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Schultes were Salesman and Dressmaker.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    20%
  • Manager
    12%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Salesman
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
    34%
  • Teacher
    25%
  • Housewife
    25%
  • Dressmaker
    17%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Schultes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schultes census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 729 immigration records available for the last name Schultes. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Schultes. For the veterans among your Schultes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Schultes lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Schultes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Schultes in 1963 was 72, and 72 in 2003.

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