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Schehr Family History

Schehr Name Meaning
German: variant of Scheer.

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

7,850 Historical Documents with Schehr on Ancestry.com
3,881 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
415 Military Records
253 Immigration Records
1,133 Census and Voter Lists
2,168 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Schehr Families

  • Number of Schehr families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Schehr last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Schehr last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Schehr census records

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Schehr Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Schehr families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Schehr Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Schehr families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Schehr

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Schehr Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Schehr census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Schehr ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Schehr Civil War Service Records

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