Schiffhauer Family History

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Schiffhauer Name Meaning

occupational name for a shipbuilder, from Middle High German schif ‘ship’ + an agent derivative of hauen ‘to cut or hew’. variant of Scheffauer, a habitational name for someone from any of several places named Scheffau.

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


Similar surnames: Schiffbauer, Schiffer, Schiffler, Schieber, Schlotthauer, Schaffer

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Schiffhauer Family Origin

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Schiffhauer Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    40%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Coal Miner

    20%
  • Team Driver

    20%

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In 1880, the most common Schiffhauer occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 40% of Schiffhauer's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Carpenter and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schiffhauer. A less common occupation for the Schiffhauer family was Team Driver.

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Schiffhauer Historical Records

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Schiffhauer Life Expectancy

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