Shaeffer Family History

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Shaeffer Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Schaffer.

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


Similar surnames: Shaffer, Sheffer, Shaefer, Shafer, Sheaffer, Sheffler, Shiffer

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Shaeffer Family Origin

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Shaeffer Family Occupations

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  • Commer Clerk To In Broker

    100%

In 1881, the most common Shaeffer occupation in the UK was Commer Clerk To In Broker. 100% of Shaeffer's were Commer Clerk To In Brokers.

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Shaeffer Historical Records

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Shaeffer Life Expectancy

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