Schraer Family History

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Schraer Name Meaning

German: variant of Schräder (see Schrader).

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

Similar surnames: Schryer, Schrager, Schaer, Schrader, Schramer, Schraeder, Schreder

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Schraer Family Origin

Where is the Schraer family from?

Schraer Family Occupations

What did your Schraer ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Schraer Historical Records

What Schraer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Schraer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schraer 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 207 immigration records available for the last name Schraer. 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 236 military records available for the last name Schraer. For the veterans among your Schraer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schraer Life Expectancy

What is the average Schraer lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Schraer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Schraer in 1953 was 48, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schraer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schraer 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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