Schuermann Family History

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Schuermann Name Meaning

North German (Schürmann): habitational name for someone from a place called Schüre(n), or a topographic name for someone who lived by a barn, from Middle Low German schüre ‘barn’.

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

Similar surnames: Schuenemann, Scheunemann, Schwerman, Schiemann, Scheumann, Thurman

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Schuermann Family Origin

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Schuermann Family Occupations

What did your Schuermann ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Schuermann. 32% of Schuermann men worked as a Farmer and 38% of Schuermann women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Schuermann were Laborer and Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Clerk
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Operator

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

Schuermann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Schuermann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Schuermann 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 679 immigration records available for the last name Schuermann. 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 482 military records available for the last name Schuermann. For the veterans among your Schuermann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Schuermann Life Expectancy

What is the average Schuermann lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Schuermann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Schuermann in 1944 was 40, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Schuermann

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schuermann 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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