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Schaul Name Meaning

Dutch and German: from Middle Dutch scholle, schulle, Middle Low German schulle, Middle High German schülle ‘plaice’, either a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman or seller of these fish, or a nickname for someone thought to resemble a plaice. Compare Scholl 2. Dutch and German: nickname for a short, thickset person, from Middle Dutch, Middle High German scholle ‘clod of earth’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the personal name Schaul (see Saul).

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


Similar surnames: Schaal, Schaum, Schall, Schaub, Schul, Schur, Schatz, Schaaf, Schuh

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Schaul Family Origin

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Schaul Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Day Laborer

    10%
  • Dealer In Clothing

    10%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schaul family was Dealer In Clothing. Carpenter, Farmer and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schaul. The most common Schaul occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 20% of Schaul's were Carpenters.

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Schaul Historical Records

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Schaul Life Expectancy

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