Scherz Family History

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Scherz Name Meaning

German and Jewish: variant spelling of Schertz.

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


Similar surnames: Scherr, Schmelz, Scherf, Schertz, Scher, Scherff, Schulz, Schwer

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Scherz Family Origin

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Scherz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Tailor

    17%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Carpet Weaver

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Scherz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Scherz's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Scherz family was Carpet Weaver. Farmer, Tailor and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scherz.

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Scherz Historical Records

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Scherz Life Expectancy

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Famous Scherz Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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