Schryer Family History

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Schryer Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Schreier.

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

Similar surnames: Schreyer, Schroyer, Schroer, Schraer, Scholer, Shroyer, Schramer

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Schryer Family Origin

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Schryer Family Occupations

What did your Schryer ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Journalier and Servant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Schryer. 24% of Schryer men worked as a Journalier and 34% of Schryer women worked as a Servant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Schryer were Accountant and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Journalier
  • Cultivateur
  • Carpenter
  • Accountant

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Servant
  • Student
  • Teacher

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

Schryer Historical Records

What Schryer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Schryer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schryer 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 300 immigration records available for the last name Schryer. 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 385 military records available for the last name Schryer. For the veterans among your Schryer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schryer Life Expectancy

What is the average Schryer lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Schryer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Schryer in 1959 was 42, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schryer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schryer 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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