Scheier Family History

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Scheier Name Meaning

German: variant of Scheuer. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Yiddish shayer ‘barn’ (see Scheuer).

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


Similar surnames: Scheuer, Schnier, Schreier, Scherer, Schneier, Scheiber, Scheer

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Scheier Family Origin

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Scheier Family Occupations

What did your Scheier ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Expresman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scheier. The most common Scheier occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Scheier's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Scheier family was Keeps House.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Expresman

    11%
  • Keeps House

    11%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Scheier Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Scheier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Scheier 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Scheier. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Scheier. For the veterans among your Scheier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Scheier Life Expectancy

What is the average Scheier lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Scheier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Scheier in 1961 was 51, and 55 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Scheier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Scheier 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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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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