Schurter Family History

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Schurter Name Meaning

Swiss German: occupational name for a bill collector, from Alemannic schurten ‘to collect debts’.

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


Similar surnames: Schutter, Schuster, Scherzer, Schuder, Scherger, Schuler, Scherber

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Schurter Family Origin

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Schurter Family Occupations

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  • Cattle Trader

    50%
  • Works In Brewery

    50%

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In 1880, the most common Schurter occupation in the USA was Cattle Trader. 50% of Schurter's were Cattle Traders. Cattle Trader and Works In Brewery were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schurter.

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Schurter Historical Records

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Schurter Life Expectancy

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