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Schomer Name Meaning

German (mostly Schömer; Bavarian): nickname for an offensive person, from an agent derivative of Middle High German schemen ‘to insult’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from Hebrew shomer ‘watchman’.

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


Similar surnames: Schoemer, Scholer, Schoer, Schumer, Schober, Schorr, Schlomer

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Schomer Family Origin

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Schomer Family Occupations

What did your Schomer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schomer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Schomer's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schomer. A less common occupation for the Schomer family was Farm.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farm

    6%

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

Schomer Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Schomer ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Schomer Life Expectancy

What is the average Schomer lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, Schomer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Schomer in 1954 was 44, and 68 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schomer 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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