Schermer Family History

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Schermer Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: occupational name from Middle Low German schermere ‘fencer’, ‘street player’. Jewish (western Ashkenazic): origin uncertain; most likely, a variant of Schirmer.

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


Similar surnames: Schirmer, Scherber, Scherzer, Scherer, Scherger, Shermer, Scharmer

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Schermer Family Origin

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Schermer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Baker

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Schermer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Schermer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schermer family was Baker. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schermer.

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Schermer Historical Records

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Schermer Life Expectancy

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