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Sherer Early Origins



The surname Sherer was first found in Berwickshire where they held a family seat from early times and their first records appeared on the early census rolls taken by the early Kings of Scotland to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.

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Sherer Spelling Variations


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Sherer Spelling Variations



Spelling variations of this family name include: Shearer, Sherar, Sherer, Sheerer and others.

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Sherer Early History


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Sherer Early History



This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Sherer research. Another 179 words (13 lines of text) covering the years 1376, 1503 and 1587 are included under the topic Early Sherer History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Sherer Early Notables (pre 1700)


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Sherer Early Notables (pre 1700)



More information is included under the topic Early Sherer Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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Sherer In Ireland


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Sherer In Ireland



Some of the Sherer family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt. Another 87 words (6 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Sherer Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Johannes Sherer, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1730
  • Justice Sherer, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1730
  • Maria Magdalena Sherer, aged 22, landed in Pennsylvania in 1733
  • Hans Sherer, aged 30, arrived in Pennsylvania in 1733
  • Veronica Sherer, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1733
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Sherer Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Henry Sherer, aged 55, landed in New York in 1800
  • George, Henry, James, John, Joseph, Justice, Lewis, and Michael Sherer all arrived in Philadelphia between 1840 and 1870
  • Jacob Sherer, who arrived in Indiana in 1851
  • George Sherer, who landed in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1866
  • Peter Sherer, who arrived in Allegany (Allegheny) County, Pennsylvania in 1874

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Contemporary Notables of the name Sherer (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name Sherer (post 1700)



  • David McDonald Sherer Jr. (b. 1937), former American NFL football end
  • Teal Sherer (b. 1980), American actress, an advocate for the inclusion of performers with disabilities, best known for her portrayal of Venom in the web series The Guild
  • Rabbi Moshe Sherer (1921-1998), American co-Chairman of the Agudath Israel World Organization from 1980
  • Albert W. Sherer (1916-1986), American diplomat, 4th United States Ambassador to Togo (1967-1970), 1st United States Ambassador to Equatorial Guinea (1967-1970)

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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
    2. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
    3. Hinde, Thomas Ed. The Domesday Book England's Heritage Then and Now. Surrey: Colour Library Books, 1995. Print. (ISBN 1-85833-440-3).
    4. Cook, Chris. English Historical Facts 1603-1688. London: MacMillan, 1980. Print.
    5. Colletta, John P. They Came In Ships. Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1993. Print.
    6. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Galveston Texas 1896-1951. National Archives Washington DC. Print.
    7. The Norman People and Their Existing Descendants in the British Dominions and the United States Of America. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0636-X).
    8. Virkus, Frederick A. Ed. Immigrant Ancestors A List of 2,500 Immigrants to America Before 1750. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing, 1964. Print.
    9. Fairbairn. Fairbain's book of Crests of the Families of Great Britain and Ireland, 4th Edition 2 volumes in one. Baltimore: Heraldic Book Company, 1968. Print.
    10. Sanders, Joanne McRee Edition. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
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    The Sherer Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Sherer Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 23 September 2013 at 09:36.

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