Schoor Family History

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Schoor Name Meaning

from a topographic name for someone who lived on the coast or shore of a body of water, from Middle Low German schor(e) ‘shore’, ‘coast’, ‘coastal land’. Variant of Schohr, from Low German schor ‘sheared wool’, hence perhaps an occupational name for a sheep shearer or a seller of raw wool.

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

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Schoor Family Origin

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Schoor Family Occupations

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  • Barber

    25%
  • Bartender

    13%
  • Doctor

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%

In 1880, Barber, Bartender and Doctor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schoor. The most common Schoor occupation in the USA was Barber. 25% of Schoor's were Barbers. A less common occupation for the Schoor family was Farmer.

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Schoor Historical Records

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Schoor Life Expectancy

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