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Schlomer Family History

Schlomer Name Meaning

Dutch: nickname for a gourmandizer, a loan word from Middle High German slemmer.

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

Similar surnames: Schomer, Schloemer, Schlemmer, Schoemer, Scholer, Schlafer, Schlager

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Where is the Schlomer family from?

You can see how Schlomer families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Schlomer family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Schlomer families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 12 Schlomer families living in Saskatchewan. This was 100% of all the recorded Schlomer's in Canada. Saskatchewan had the highest population of Schlomer families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Schlomer surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Schlomer ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Schlomer. 24% of Schlomer men worked as a Laborer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Farming
  • Mechanic

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
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Census Records

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

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Passenger Lists

There are 509 immigration records available for the last name Schlomer. 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 Cards

There are 535 military records available for the last name Schlomer. For the veterans among your Schlomer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Schlomer lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Schlomer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Schlomer in 1956 was 51, and 56 in 2004.

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