Schoemer Family History

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Schoemer Name Meaning

German (Schömer): of uncertain origin; probably in Bavaria a nickname for someone given to insulting, from Middle High German schemen ‘to shame or abuse’.

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

Similar surnames: Schomer, Schloemer, Scholer, Schommer, Scheler, Schopfer, Schreier

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Schoemer Family Origin

Where is the Schoemer family from?

Schoemer Family Occupations

What did your Schoemer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schoemer family was Merchant. Engraver, Grocery and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schoemer. The most common Schoemer occupation in the USA was Engraver. 20% of Schoemer's were Engravers.

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  • Engraver

  • Grocery

  • Keeping House

  • Merchant


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

Schoemer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Schoemer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schoemer 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 85 immigration records available for the last name Schoemer. 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 172 military records available for the last name Schoemer. For the veterans among your Schoemer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schoemer Life Expectancy

What is the average Schoemer lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Schoemer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Schoemer in 1958 was 49, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schoemer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schoemer 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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