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Scheifen Family History

Scheifen Name Meaning

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

713 Historical Documents with Scheifen on Ancestry.com
378 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
26 Military Records
2 Immigration Records
115 Census and Voter Lists
192 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Scheifen Families

  • Number of Scheifen families
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Scheifen census records

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Scheifen Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Scheifen

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Scheifen Family Occupations

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Military Service by Scheifen

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