Schermerhorn Family History

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Schermerhorn Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name from a place so named in the area of the Schermermeer of northern Holland.

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


Similar surnames: Schellhorn, Stellhorn, Schemenauer, Hirschhorn, Schoenborn, Scherzer

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Schermerhorn Family Origin

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Schermerhorn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schermerhorn family was Farm Laborer. The most common Schermerhorn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Schermerhorn's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schermerhorn.

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Schermerhorn Historical Records

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Schermerhorn Life Expectancy

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