Delve into the history of the Schmidt Genealogy using the links below. We hope you find this information useful whilst you are unearthing your Schmidt Family History !
Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 663 people with the Schmidt surname? In that year Schmidt was ranked number 2917 for popularity in the UK.
Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Schmidt family tree. A vast range of data is available to search ranging from census records, births, deaths and marriages, military records and immigration records to name but a few. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.
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Birth, Death and Marriage records are often the best method of making the links to the Schmidt Genealogy that will form part of your family tree. Although records vary from country to country, they are normally the most formal record of a person's relations. From the sources below you will be able to find a birth record and, from that, a birth certificate can be ordered which lists the names of the mother and father, taking you back another generation in your tree. A marriage certificate may also list the names of the respective fathers of the bride and groom which may then help you to find them earlier in life on a census record enabling you to fill out more detail in the Schmidt family tree.
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Investigate the Ellis Island Database for information on the Schmidt family. This database contains over 25 million immigration records detailing passengers arriving in the United States of America.
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|Franz Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Franz Schmidt (December 22, 1874 ? February 11, 1939) was an Austrian composer, cellist and pianist.|
|Helmut Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Helmut Heinrich Waldemar Schmidt (born 23 December 1918) is a German Social Democratic politician who served as Chancellor of West Germany from 1974 to 1982.|
|Arno Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Arno Schmidt (18 January 1914 - 3 June 1979) was a German author and translator.|
|Wilhelm Adolf Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Wilhelm Adolf Schmidt (26 September 1812, Berlin - 10 April 1887) was a German historian.|
|Eric E. Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Eric Emerson Schmidt (born) is an engineer, Chairman/CEO of Google Inc.|
|Mike Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Michael Jack Schmidt (born September 27, 1949 in Dayton, Ohio) is a former Major League Baseball third baseman who played his entire career for the Philadelphia Phillies.|
|Uwe Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Uwe Schmidt (aka Atom Heart, Atom?, Se?or Coconut; born August 27, 1968 in Frankfurt, West Germany), is a German DJ and producer of electronic music.|
|Johannes Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Johannes Schmidt (July 29, 1843 ? July 4, 1901) was a German linguist.|
|Jason Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Jason David Schmidt (born January 29, 1973, in) is an American Major League Baseball pitcher, who is currently a free agent.|
|Erhard Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Erhard Schmidt (January 13, 1876 ? December 6, 1959) was a German mathematician born in Dorpat (now Tartu, Estonia).|
|Maarten Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Maarten Schmidt (born December 28, 1929) is a Dutch astronomer who measured the distances of astronomical objects called quasars.|
|Stanley Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Stanley Albert Schmidt (born March 7, 1944) is an American science fiction author.|
|Johann Friedrich Julius Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Johann Friedrich Julius Schmidt (25 October 1825 in Eutin, Germany ? 7 February 1884 in Athens, Greece) was a German astronomer and geophysicist.|
|Otto Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Otto Yulievich Schmidt (? September 7, 1956) was a Soviet scientist, mathematician, astronomer, geophysicist, statesman, academician, Hero of the USSR (27 June 1937), and member of the Communist Party.|
|Harvey Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Harvey Lester Schmidt (born September 12, 1929 in Dallas, Texas, U.|
|Irmin Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Irmin Schmidt (born 29 May 1937 in Berlin) is a German keyboard player and composer, probably best known as a founding member of the band Can.|
|Karl von Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Karl von Schmidt (January 12, 1817 ? August 25, 1875) was a Prussian cavalry general.|
|Bernhard Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Bernhard Woldemar Schmidt (March 30, 1879 ? December 1, 1935) was an Swedish-Estonian optician who spent his adult life in Germany.|
|Christina Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Christina Schmidt (born September 16, 1987), sometimes credited as Chrissy Schmidt, is a Canadian actress and plus-size model.|
|Harry Schmidt||Wiki Detail||General Harry Schmidt (25 September 1886 ? 10 February 1968) served as Commanding General of the Fourth Marine Division during the Marshall Islands campaign and the Battle of Saipan, and as Commanding General of the Fifth Amphibious Corps during the battles of Tinian and Iwo Jima, during World War II.|
|Oscar Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Oscar Daniel Bezerra Schmidt (born February 16, 1958 in Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil) is a retired Brazilian basketball player.|
|Milt Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Milton Conrad Schmidt (born March 5, 1918) is a former professional ice hockey center, coach and general manager, mostly for the Boston Bruins of the National Hockey League.|
|Eugen Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Eugen Stahl Schmidt (February 17, 1862 ? October 7, 1931) was a Danish shooter, athlete, and tug of war competitor.|
|Eric Von Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Eric "Rick" Von Schmidt (May 28 1931 ? February 2 2007) was an American singer-songwriter associated with the blues revival of the 1960s and a key part of the East Coast folk music scene that included Bob Dylan and Joan Baez.|
|Patti Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Patti Schmidt is a Canadian radio personality on CBC Radio.|
|Kevin Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Kevin Schmidt (born August 16, 1988), also credited as Kevin G.|
|Ulla Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Ursula ("Ulla") Schmidt (born June 13 1949 in Aachen) is a German politician.|
|Sam Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Sam Schmidt (born August 15, 1964 in Lincoln, Nebraska) is a former Indy Racing League driver and current IRL and Firestone Indy Lights Series team owner.|
|Robert Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Robert Schmidt (15 May 1864 - 16 September 1943) was a German politician and member of the SPD.|
|Pyotr Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Pyotr Petrovich Schmidt (?) was one of the leaders of the Sevastopol Uprising during the Russian Revolution of 1905.|
|Annie M. G. Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Annie Maria Geertruida Schmidt (Kapelle, 20 May 1911 ? Amsterdam, 21 May 1995) was a prolific Dutch writer, especially cherished for her children's books--"the most versatile and most talented children's book author in the Netherlands.|
|Erich Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Erich Friedrich Schmidt (September 13, 1897 ? October 3, 1964) was a German and American-naturalized archaeologist, born in Baden-Baden.|
|Michael Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Michael Schmidt (born 1980 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada) is one of the world's leading Ten-pin bowlers.|
|Henry Schmidt||Wiki Detail||"For the 1903 Brooklyn Superbas baseball pitcher, see Henry Schmidt (baseball)"Henry Joseph (Hank) Schmidt (born September 28, 1935 in South Gate, California) is a former college and professional American football defensive tackle.|
|Wolfgang Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Wolfgang Schmidt (born January 16, 1954) is a former German track and field athlete who competed for East Germany at the 1976 Summer Olympics and won the silver medal in the discus throw.|
|Paul Felix Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Paul Felix Schmidt (20 August 1916 at Narva, Estonia?11 August 1984 at Allentown, USA) was an Estonian?German-American chess International Master, chess writer, and chemist.|
|Ton Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Antoon ("Ton") Schmidt (born January 31, 1948 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland) is a former water polo player from The Netherlands, who finished in seventh position with the Dutch Men's Water Polo Team at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich.|
|Boss Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Charles "Boss" Schmidt (September 12 1880 ? November 14 1932) was an American catcher in Major League Baseball who played six seasons with the Detroit Tigers (1906-1911).|
|Brian Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Brian L.|
|Miloslav Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Miloslav Schmidt (* 2 February 1881, Mo?ovce - ? 8 May 1934, Martin) was born in the family of an innkeeper and baker.|
|Friedrich Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Friedrich Schmidt (, Fyodor Bogdanovich Schmidt; January 15, 1832 in Kaisma, Governorate of Livonia, Russian Empire - November 8, 1908 in Saint Petersburg, Russian Empire) was Baltic German geologist and botanist in Russian Empire.|
|Georgia Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Georgia Schmidt (August 26, 1904 ? April 18, 1997) is an actress.|
|Ulf Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Ulf "Uffe" Christian Johan Schmidt (born 12 July 1934 in Nacka) is a former Swedish tennis player.|
|Vera Schmidt||Wiki Detail||"Vera Schmidt" (born 4 may 1982, Miskolc, Hungary) is a singer-songwriter who rose to popularity after placing fifth in the Hungarian version of Pop Idol Megaszt?r.|
|Doug Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Doug Schmidt (born December 16, 1961) is an American author and editor.|
|Franz Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Franz Schmidt (* abt.|
|Olle Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Torsten Olof "Olle" Fredrik Schmidt (born July 22, 1949 in Axvall, V?stra G?taland County) is a Swedish politician.|
|Carl Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Carl Ernst Heinrich Schmidt (13 June 1822 - 27 February 1894), also known in Russia as Karl Genrikhovich Schmidt determined the typical crystallization patterns of many important biochemicals such as uric acid, oxalic acid and its salts, lactic acid, cholesterin, stearin, etc.|
|Earl Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Earl Schmidt was born November 27, 1929 to Phillip and Emma Schmidt on a dairy farm in Cologne, Minnesota.|
|Isaac Jacob Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Isaac Jacob Schmidt (October 4, 1779 ? August 27, 1847) was an Orientalist specializing in Mongolian and Tibetan.|
|Arnold Alfred Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Arnold Alfred Schmidt, born in 1930 in Plainfield, New Jersey, lived most of his life in New York City.|
|Yondi Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Yondi Schmidt (born 26 April 1987, Rotterdam) is a Dutch road and track cyclist.|
|Branko Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Branko Schmidt (born 21 September 1957 in Osijek) is an acclaimed Croatian film director.|
|Thomas Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Thomas Schmidt (born 18 February 1976 in Bad Kreuznach) is a German slalom canoer who competed in the 2000s.|
|Vera Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Vera Federovna Schmidt (1889, Starokonstantinov ? 1937, Moscow) was a Russian educationist and one of the leading figures in the psychoanalytic movement in Russia during the.|
|Terry Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Terry Richard Schmidt (born May 28, 1952 in Columbus, Indiana) was an American football cornerback in the NFL for the New Orleans Saints and Chicago Bears.|
|Mark Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Mark Schmidt is the head men's basketball coach at St.|
|Willard Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Willard Raymond Schmidt (May 29, 1928 - March 22, 2007) was a pitcher who played in Major League Baseball between 1952 and 1959.|
|Giora Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Giora Schmidt (born January 9, 1983) is an American/Israeli violinist.|
|Michael Q. Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Michael Quentin Schmidt (born April 20, 1953) is an American film and television actor and fine arts model, known for his versatility and his willingness to take roles to "wild extremes".|
|Gunter Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Gunter Schmidt (born 22 November 1938 in Berlin) is a German sexologist, psychotherapist and social psychologist.|
|David Hans Schmidt||Wiki Detail||David Hans Schmidt (May 27, 1960 ? September 28, 2007) was a broker in celebrity photos and other celebrity related items.|
|Kermit Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Kermit Roosevelt Schmidt (March 31, 1908 ? December 1963) was an American football end and halfback in the National Football League for the Boston Braves and Cincinnati Reds between 1932 and 1933.|
|Howard Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Howard A.|
|Martin Benno Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Martin Benno Schmidt (1863-1949) was a German pathologist who was born in Leipzig.|
|Dave Schmidt||Wiki Detail||David Joseph Schmidt (born April 22, 1957 in Niles, Michigan), is a former Major League Baseball pitcher.|
|Carl Wilhelm Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Reverend Carl Wilhelm Schmidt (died 1864), also known as Karl Schmidt, was a German missionary, and an ordained minister of the Prussian United Church.|
|Jimmy Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Jimmy Schmidt full name Jimmy Nicol?s Schmidt Vallejo (born 15 December, 1981 in Montevideo) is a Uruguayan footballer.|
|Friedrich von Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Friedrich von Schmidt (born Frickenhofen, Gschwend, W?rttemberg, October 22, 1825; died Vienna, January 23, 1891) was an architect who worked in late 19th century Vienna.|
|Martin Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Martin Schmidt (born 4 July 1969 in Berlin) is a German judoka.|
|Auguste Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Auguste Schmidt, (3 August 1833, Breslau, then Germany now Poland ? 10 June 1902, Leipzig, Germany) was a pioneering German feminist, educator, journalist and women's rights activist.|
|Roy Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Roy Lee Schmidt (born May 3, 1942 in Colorado Springs, Colorado) is a former American football offensive lineman in the National Football League for the New Orleans Saints, Atlanta Falcons, Washington Redskins, and the Minnesota Vikings.|
|Jerry Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Jerry Schmidt is head football coach at Duquesne University.|
|Norm Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Norm Schmidt (Born - January 24, 1963 in Sault Ste.|
|Carmela Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Carmela Schmidt (born 16 May 1962 in Halle an der Saale) is a former freestyle swimmer from East Germany.|
|Hans Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Hans Schmidt (died February 18, 1916) was a Roman Catholic priest, the only one to receive the death penalty in the United States.|
|Andreas Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Andreas Schmidt (born September 14, 1973 in Berlin) is a retired German football player who spent his entire career with Hertha BSC.|
|Johann Georg Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Johann Georg Schmidt (23 August 1694, Augsburg - 15 March 1767, Braunschweig) was a German engraver.|
|Albrecht Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Albrecht Schmidt (9 April 1870 ? 5 March 1945) was a Danish film actor.|
|Volker Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Volker Schmidt (born on 22 September 1978 in Hamburg) is a German football player who currently plays for Hamburger SV.|
|Danny Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Danny Schmidt is an American singer-songwriter based in Austin, Texas where he was born and raised.|
|Klaus-Degenhard Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Klaus-Degenhard Schmidt (3 January 1918 in Kiel ? 22 December 1944 in S?dhoofden, north of Dunkirk) was a German Schnellboot commander in World War II and recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross.|
|Wilhelm Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Wilhelm Schmidt, known as Hot Steam Schmidt (German: "Hei?dampf-Schmidt") (1858 - 1924) was a German engineer and inventor who achieved the breakthrough in the development of superheated steam technology for steam engines.|
|Oliver Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Oliver Schmidt (born September 14, 1973 in Berlin) is a German former footballer.|
|Steve Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Steve Schmidt (July 17, 1984, in Winnipeg, Manitoba) is a Canadian football fullback and long snapper for the Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League.|
|Ulrik Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Ulrik Schmidt (born August 19, 1962 in Copenhagen) is a Danish curler.|
|Eduard Oscar Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Eduard Oscar Schmidt (February 21, 1823 ? January 17, 1886) was a German zoologist born in Torgau.|
|Kurt Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Kurt Schmidt (April 9, 1891 - March 3, 1945) was a German Lieutenant General during the Second World War who also fought during the First World War.|
|Blaine Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Blaine Schmidt is a former professional Canadian football guard who played twelve seasons in the Canadian Football League.|
|Christen Schmidt||Wiki Detail||Christen Schmidt (22 February 1727 ? 6 October 1804) was a Norwegian bishop.|