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Schiller Name Meaning

German and Jewish (southern Ashkenazic): dialect variant of Schuler. German: nickname for someone with a squint, from an agent derivative of Middle High German schilhen, schiln ‘to squint’.

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


Similar surnames: Schaller, Scheller, Schuller, Schindler, Shiller, Schneller, Schilder

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Schiller Family Origin

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Schiller Family Occupations

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  • Collector Of Poor Rates For Lambeth

    25%
  • Glass Engraver

    25%
  • Surgical & Instrument Maker

    25%
  • Tailor Cutters Wife

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Schiller family was Tailor Cutters Wife. Collector Of Poor Rates For Lambeth, Glass Engraver and Surgical & Instrument Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schiller. The most common Schiller occupation in the UK was Collector Of Poor Rates For Lambeth. 25% of Schiller's were Collector Of Poor Rates For Lambeths.

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Schiller Historical Records

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Schiller Life Expectancy

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