Shoaf Family History
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Shoaf Name Meaning
Possibly an Americanized form of German Schauf(f), from the Swabian for ‘sheep’, hence probably a metonymic occupational name for a shepherd or a nickname for someone thought to resemble a sheep in some way. Compare Shoaff.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Schaaf, Shock, Sheaff, Shad, Hoak, Shoun, Schoof, Shoop, Sloat, Haaf