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Scheffer Name Meaning

German: variant of Schäffer (see Schaffer 1). Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Schaefer.

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


Similar surnames: Schaffer, Sheffer, Schaeffer, Schiffer, Scheffert, Schieffer

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Scheffer Family Origin

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Scheffer Family Occupations

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  • Commercial Clerk (Seea Trade)

    50%
  • Needle Woman

    50%

In 1881, Commercial Clerk (Seea Trade) and Needle Woman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Scheffer. The most common Scheffer occupation in the UK was Commercial Clerk (Seea Trade). 50% of Scheffer's were Commercial Clerk (Seea Trade)s.

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Scheffer Historical Records

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Scheffer Life Expectancy

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