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Schermin Family History

Schermin Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Scherman, Schein, Chernin, Sherman, Sherrin, Schermer, Schelin

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Where is the Schermin family from?

You can see how Schermin families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Schermin family name was found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 5 Schermin families living in Indiana. This was 100% of all the recorded Schermin's in the USA. Indiana had the highest population of Schermin families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Schermin surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Schermin ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Schermin ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 22 census records available for the last name Schermin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schermin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 7 immigration records available for the last name Schermin. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1 military records available for the last name Schermin. For the veterans among your Schermin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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