Schutz Family History

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Schutz Name Meaning

German (Schütz) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): see Schuetz. German: habitational name from Schutz, a place near Trier. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Schutz ‘protection’.

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


Similar surnames: Schatz, Schuetz, Schultz, Schmutz, Schutze, Schut, Schott, Schur

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Schutz Family Origin

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Schutz Family Occupations

What did your Schutz ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Candy Maker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Schutz. 33% of Schutz men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Schutz women worked as a Candy Maker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Schutz were Farmers Son and Nurse Keeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    33%
  • Mason
    7%
  • Bookkeeper
    5%
  • Farmers Son
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Candy Maker
    20%
  • Fel Worker
    20%
  • Felt Worker
    20%
  • Nurse Keeper
    20%

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

Schutz Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 39,000 census records available for the last name Schutz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schutz 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 14,000 immigration records available for the last name Schutz. 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 32,000 military records available for the last name Schutz. For the veterans among your Schutz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schutz Life Expectancy

What is the average Schutz lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Schutz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Schutz in 1944 was 31, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schutz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schutz 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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