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Schramm Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic nickname for a person with a scar, from Middle High German schram(me), German Schramme, Yiddish shram ‘scar’.

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


Similar surnames: Schrage, Schraub, Schrank, Schatz, Schwarm, Schaum, Ramm, Schwamb

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Schramm Family Origin

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Schramm Family Occupations

What did your Schramm ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schramm occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Schramm's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schramm. A less common occupation for the Schramm family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    3%

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

Schramm Historical Records

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

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Schramm Life Expectancy

What is the average Schramm lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, Schramm life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Schramm in 1944 was 21, and 76 in 2004.

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