Shurman Family History

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Shurman Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Schuermann. Variant of English Sherman.

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


Similar surnames: Sherman, Schurman, Shuman, Sharman, Sturman, Surman, Furman, Burman

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Shurman Family Origin

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Shurman Family Occupations

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  • Builder

    6%
  • Charwoman

    6%
  • Farm Lab

    6%
  • Labourer

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Shurman family was Labourer. The most common Shurman occupation in the UK was Builder. 6% of Shurman's were Builders. Builder, Charwoman and Farm Lab were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shurman.

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Shurman Historical Records

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Shurman Life Expectancy

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