Schertz Family History

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Schertz Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a jester or a nickname for a facetious person, from Middle High German scherz, German Scherz ‘amusement’, ‘game’, ‘jest’.

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


Similar surnames: Schartz, Schatz, Schmeltz, Scher, Scherf, Schwartz, Schmutz, Scherer

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Schertz Family Origin

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Schertz Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, the most common Schertz occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Schertz's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schertz. A less common occupation for the Schertz family was Farming.

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Schertz Historical Records

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Schertz Life Expectancy

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