Schurr Family History

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Schurr Name Meaning

South German: from a dialect word meaning ‘scree’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived near an area of scree. Nickname for a hot-tempered person (see Schur).

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


Similar surnames: Schur, Schorr, Schoor, Schnurr, Schor, Schier, Schuur, Schaar

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Schurr Family Origin

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Schurr Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Baker

    5%
  • Barber

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schurr. The most common Schurr occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Schurr's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schurr family was Barber.

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Schurr Historical Records

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Schurr Life Expectancy

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