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Schacher Name Meaning

German (also Schächer): derogatory nickname from Middle High German schachære ‘robber’, ‘swindler’. German: variant of Schach 1. Jewish (Ashkenazic): derogatory nickname from Yiddish shakher ‘petty traffic’, ‘bartering’, or ‘cheating’; or from the Polish word szacher ‘swindler’.

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


Similar surnames: Schachner, Schauder, Schaffer, Schaller, Schaefer, Schumacher

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Schacher Family Origin

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Schacher Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Blacksmith

    14%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Cook

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schacher. The most common Schacher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Schacher's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schacher family was Cook.

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Schacher Historical Records

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Schacher Life Expectancy

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