Sharrar Family History

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Sharrar Name Meaning

Origin unidentified; perhaps a variant of Scottish and English Shearer or English Sharrow, or an Americanized spelling of German Scharrer.

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


Similar surnames: Sharar, Sharrer, Sharrah, Sharrow, Sharrard, Sharer, Shirar, Sharratt

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Sharrar Family Origin

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Sharrar Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Banker

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Banker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sharrar. A less common occupation for the Sharrar family was Farm Laborer. The most common Sharrar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Sharrar's were Farmers.

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Sharrar Historical Records

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Sharrar Life Expectancy

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