Schairer Family History

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Schairer Name Meaning

South German (Württemberg): dialect variant of Scheurer.

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


Similar surnames: Scheirer, Schaerer, Schierer, Scharer, Scharr, Schaffer, Schaer

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Schairer Family Origin

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Schairer Family Occupations

What did your Schairer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Schairer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Schairer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schairer family was Chairmaker. Farmer, Boot & Shoe Maker and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schairer.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    9%
  • Butcher

    9%
  • Chairmaker

    9%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Schairer Historical Records

What Schairer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schairer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schairer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Schairer. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Schairer. For the veterans among your Schairer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schairer Life Expectancy

What is the average Schairer lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Schairer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Schairer in 1957 was 56, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schairer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schairer 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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