Scherr Family History

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Scherr Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Scherer.

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

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Scherr Family Origin

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Scherr Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Jeweler

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Scherr family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Jeweler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scherr. The most common Scherr occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Scherr's were Farmers.

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Scherr Historical Records

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Scherr Life Expectancy

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