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Scheler Name Meaning

German: from an agent derivative of Middle High German scheln ‘to peel’, probably an occupational name for someone who peeled bark from trees for use in the tanning process.

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


Similar surnames: Schuler, Scherer, Scheuer, Scheer, Scholer, Scheper, Scheller, Sieler

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Scheler Family Origin

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Scheler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Butcher

    13%
  • Carpenter

    13%

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In 1880, the most common Scheler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Scheler's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Scheler family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scheler.

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Scheler Historical Records

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Scheler Life Expectancy

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