Schroyer Family History

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Schroyer Name Meaning

Pennsylvania German variant of Schreier.

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


Similar surnames: Shroyer, Schreyer, Schryer, Schroer, Scholer, Schriner, Schramer

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Schroyer Family Origin

Where is the Schroyer family from?

Schroyer Family Occupations

What did your Schroyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schroyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Schroyer's were Farmers. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schroyer. A less common occupation for the Schroyer family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Cabinet Maker

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

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

Schroyer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schroyer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schroyer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Schroyer

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Schroyer. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Schroyer. For the veterans among your Schroyer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schroyer Life Expectancy

What is the average Schroyer lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Schroyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Schroyer in 1944 was 30, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schroyer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schroyer 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.

Famous Schroyer Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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