Schlosser Family History

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Schlosser Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from German Schlosser ‘locksmith’. German (also Schlösser): topographic or occupational name for someone who worked at a castle, from Schloss with the addition of the agent or habitational suffix -er.

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


Similar surnames: Schloesser, Schlesser, Schloss, Schlotter, Schlussel, Schlossberg

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Schlosser Family Origin

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Schlosser Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Shoemaker

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schlosser family was Blacksmith. The most common Schlosser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Schlosser's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schlosser.

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Schlosser Historical Records

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Schlosser Life Expectancy

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