Scharber Family History

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Scharber Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from Scharben in Württemberg.

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

Similar surnames: Scharrer, Schieber, Schaber, Scarber, Scherber, Scherzer, Schirmer

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Scharber Family Origin

Where is the Scharber family from?

Scharber Family Occupations

What did your Scharber ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Scharber occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Scharber's were Farmers. Farmer and Retail Grocer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Scharber.

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  • Farmer

  • Retail Grocer


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

Scharber Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Scharber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Scharber 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 117 immigration records available for the last name Scharber. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 160 military records available for the last name Scharber. For the veterans among your Scharber ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Scharber Life Expectancy

What is the average Scharber lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Scharber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Scharber in 1962 was 63, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Scharber

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Scharber 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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