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Where is the Sharrer family from?
You can see how Sharrer families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sharrer family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Sharrer families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 13 Sharrer families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 68% of all the recorded Sharrer's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Sharrer families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sharrer surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Sharrer. 31% of Sharrer men worked as a Laborer and 32% of Sharrer women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sharrer were Labor and Stenographer. .