Schnur Family History

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Schnur Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a maker of cords and rope, from Middle High German snuor, German Schnur, Yiddish shnur ‘cord’, ‘rope’.

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


Similar surnames: Schur, Schnurr, Schnarr, Schuh, Scheuer, Schnoor, Schaul, Scheer

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Schnur Family Origin

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Schnur Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Lawyer

    6%
  • Captain On Vessel

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schnur family was Carpenter. Farmer, Lawyer and Captain On Vessel were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schnur. The most common Schnur occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Schnur's were Farmers.

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Schnur Historical Records

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Schnur Life Expectancy

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