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Schaer Name Meaning

South German (also Schär): variant of Scherer.

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


Similar surnames: Schar, Scharer, Schwer, Scharr, Schraer, Schager, Schier, Schmer

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Schaer Family Origin

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Schaer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Cabinet Maker

    4%
  • Cabinet Mk.

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schaer family was Cabinet Mk.. Farmer, Laborer and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schaer. The most common Schaer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Schaer's were Farmers.

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Schaer Historical Records

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Schaer Life Expectancy

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