Schemmer Family History

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Schemmer Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of several places named Schemm in Westphalia and the Rhineland.

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


Similar surnames: Schimmer, Schwemmer, Scherzer, Schremmer, Hemmer, Schermer, Scheurer

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Schemmer Family Origin

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Schemmer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Blackschmidt

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Butcher

    9%

In 1880, Farmer, Blackschmidt and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schemmer. The most common Schemmer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Schemmer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schemmer family was Butcher.

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Schemmer Historical Records

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Schemmer Life Expectancy

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