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Sherer Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: variant spelling of Shearer. Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name from Yiddish sherer ‘barber’.

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

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Sherer Family Origin

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Sherer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Sherer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Sherer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sherer family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sherer.

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Sherer Historical Records

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Sherer Life Expectancy

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