Schmeer Family History

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Schmeer Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for someone who sold fat, from Middle High German, Middle Low German smer ‘grease’, ‘fat’.

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


Similar surnames: Scheer, Schiefer, Scholer, Scheerer, Schleyer, Scheper, Scheler

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Schmeer Family Origin

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Schmeer Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Box Manufacturer

    10%
  • Clerk In Collector Office

    10%
  • Confectioner

    10%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schmeer family was Confectioner. Blacksmith, Box Manufacturer and Clerk In Collector Office were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schmeer. The most common Schmeer occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 10% of Schmeer's were Blacksmiths.

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Schmeer Historical Records

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Schmeer Life Expectancy

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