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Schulz Family History

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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Where is the Schulz family from?

You can see how Schulz families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Schulz family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Schulz families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 51 Schulz families living in Saskatchewan. This was about 62% of all the recorded Schulz's in Canada. Saskatchewan had the highest population of Schulz families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Schulz surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Schulz ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Schulz. 93% of Schulz men worked as a Farmer.

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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.

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Manager

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housewife
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Census Records

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 Lists

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 Cards

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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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.

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