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Schroff Name Meaning

South German (Baden): topographic name from Middle High German schroffe ‘rough rock’, ‘wall of rock’.

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


Similar surnames: Schopf, Schroll, Schroth, Schuff, Schoeff, Schaff, Schiff, Aschoff

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Schroff Family Origin

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Schroff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%

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In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schroff. The most common Schroff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Schroff's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schroff family was Laborer.

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Schroff Historical Records

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Schroff Life Expectancy

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