Shero Family History

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Shero Name Meaning

Americanized form of French Cherot, an occupational name from a diminutive of char ‘wagon’, ‘cart’.

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

Similar surnames: Sherod, Shera, Suero, Haro, Hero, Pero, Usher, Shere, Shern, Herod

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Shero Family Origin

Where is the Shero family from?

Shero Family Occupations

What did your Shero ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shero. A less common occupation for the Shero family was Farm Hand. The most common Shero occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Shero's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Cooper

  • Farm Hand


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

Shero Historical Records

What Shero family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Shero. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shero census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Shero

Passenger List

There are 211 immigration records available for the last name Shero. 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 400 military records available for the last name Shero. For the veterans among your Shero ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shero Life Expectancy

What is the average Shero lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Shero life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Shero in 1944 was 52, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shero

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shero 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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