Schloemer Family History

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Schloemer Name Meaning

North German (Schlömer): nickname from Middle Low German slomer ‘feaster’, ‘glutton’. Compare Schlemmer. habitational name from Schlöhm near Cologne or from Schlömen near Kulmbach.

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

Similar surnames: Schoemer, Schleper, Schlomer, Schroeder, Schlueter, Schlotter

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Schloemer Family Origin

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Schloemer Family Occupations

What did your Schloemer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Cooper and Book Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schloemer. The most common Schloemer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Schloemer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schloemer family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Cooper

  • Book Store

  • Laborer


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

Schloemer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Schloemer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schloemer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 326 immigration records available for the last name Schloemer. 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 Card

There are 508 military records available for the last name Schloemer. For the veterans among your Schloemer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schloemer Life Expectancy

What is the average Schloemer lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Schloemer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Schloemer in 1950 was 49, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schloemer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schloemer ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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