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Scheiner Name Meaning

German: nickname for someone with a radiant face or personality, from an agent derivative of Middle High German schinan ‘to shine or radiate’. German: occupational name for a surveyor, from Middle High German schiner ‘person who issues a document (modern German Schein) or a certificate’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from an inflected form of Schein 2.

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


Similar surnames: Scheibner, Schreiner, Scheiber, Seiner, Schweiger, Scheider, Scheller

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Scheiner Family Origin

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Scheiner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    11%
  • Tailor

    11%
  • Bartender

    6%
  • Book Binder

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Scheiner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 11% of Scheiner's were Farmers. Farmer, Tailor and Bartender were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scheiner. A less common occupation for the Scheiner family was Book Binder.

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Scheiner Historical Records

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Scheiner Life Expectancy

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