Schiefen Family History

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Schiefen Name Meaning

German: probably a topographic name from a place called Schiefenbusch or Schiefendorf, denoting an irregular plot or field (German schief, Low German scheef ‘slanted’, ‘bent’, ‘crooked’).

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


Similar surnames: Schiefer, Schieve, Schriefer, Schierer, Schaefer, Schiffer, Schimmer

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Schiefen Family Origin

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Schiefen Family Occupations

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  • Tavern Keeper

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Schiefen occupation in the USA was Tavern Keeper. 100% of Schiefen's were Tavern Keepers.

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Schiefen Historical Records

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Schiefen Life Expectancy

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