Schurman Family History

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Schurman Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Schürmann (see Schuermann).

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


Similar surnames: Shurman, Schurmann, Schuman, Schuerman, Sherman, Shuman, Dohrman

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Schurman Family Origin

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Schurman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Tailor

    10%
  • Barber

    3%
  • Beer Driver

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Tailor and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schurman. A less common occupation for the Schurman family was Beer Driver. The most common Schurman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Schurman's were Farmers.

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Schurman Historical Records

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Schurman Life Expectancy

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