Schomaker Family History

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Schomaker Name Meaning

North German: occupational name for a shoemaker, from Middle Low German scho ‘shoe’ + an agent derivative of maken ‘to make’.

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


Similar surnames: Schoemaker, Schoer, Schomer, Schmoker, Schumacher, Schrader

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Schomaker Family Origin

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Schomaker Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Tailor

    8%

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In 1880, Carpenter, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schomaker. The most common Schomaker occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 12% of Schomaker's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Schomaker family was Tailor.

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Schomaker Historical Records

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Schomaker Life Expectancy

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