Schulz Family History

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Schulz Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Schultz. In this spelling, it is also found as a surname in Slovenia and elsewhere.

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

Similar surnames: Schul, Schultz, Schulze, Schutz, Scholz, Shultz, Schmelz, Schur

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Schulz Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Schulz name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Schulz. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Sweden


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Schulz Family Origin

Where is the Schulz family from?

Schulz Family Occupations

What did your Schulz ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Schulz family was Laborer. The most common Schulz occupation in Canada was Servent. 25% of Schulz's were Servents. Servent, Barber and Factory Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schulz.

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  • Servent

  • Barber

  • Factory Hand

  • Laborer


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

Schulz Historical Records

What Schulz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 114,000 census records available for the last name Schulz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schulz 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 55,000 immigration records available for the last name Schulz. 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 74,000 military records available for the last name Schulz. For the veterans among your Schulz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schulz Life Expectancy

What is the average Schulz lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Schulz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Schulz in 1942 was 47, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schulz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schulz 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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