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Shermer Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Schermer, or variant spelling of this as a Jewish name.

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


Similar surnames: Sherer, Schermer, Sherrer, Stermer, Dermer, Sherley, Shecter, Shimer

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Shermer Family Origin

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Shermer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Painter

    8%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Cabinet Maker

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Shermer family was Cabinet Maker. The most common Shermer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Shermer's were Farmers. Farmer, Painter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shermer.

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Shermer Historical Records

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Shermer Life Expectancy

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