Shaerer Family History

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Shaerer Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Haberer, Haener, Sherer, Sheerer, Harrer, Harer, Thierer, Schaerer

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Shaerer Family Origin

Where is the Shaerer family from?

Shaerer Family Occupations

What did your Shaerer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shaerer occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 50% of Shaerer's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shaerer. A less common occupation for the Shaerer family was Shoemaker.

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  • Keeping House

  • Farmer

  • Shoemaker


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

Shaerer Historical Records

What Shaerer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 139 census records available for the last name Shaerer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shaerer 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 28 immigration records available for the last name Shaerer. 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 31 military records available for the last name Shaerer. For the veterans among your Shaerer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shaerer Life Expectancy

What is the average Shaerer lifespan?

Between 1969 and 1997, in the United States, Shaerer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Shaerer in 1969 was 72, and 85 in 1997.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shaerer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shaerer 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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