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Shumaker Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch Schoemaker or German Schumacher.

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


Similar surnames: Shomaker, Shewmaker, Shumake, Shoemaker, Schumaker, Shewmake

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Shumaker Family Origin

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Shumaker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Shumaker family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shumaker. The most common Shumaker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Shumaker's were Farmers.

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Shumaker Historical Records

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Shumaker Life Expectancy

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