Shoemaker Family History

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Shoemaker Name Meaning

Translation of Dutch Schoemaker or German and Jewish Schumacher.

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


Similar surnames: Shomaker, Shoemake, Shumaker, Shewmaker, Shewmake, Schoemaker

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Shoemaker Family Origin

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Shoemaker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shoemaker. The most common Shoemaker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Shoemaker's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shoemaker family was Carpenter.

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Shoemaker Historical Records

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Shoemaker Life Expectancy

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