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Shreffler Family History

Shreffler Name Meaning
Americanized spelling of German Schreffler.

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

35,104 Historical Documents with Shreffler on Ancestry.com
5,372 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
966 Military Records
29 Immigration Records
4,198 Census and Voter Lists
24,539 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Shreffler Families

  • Number of Shreffler families
     22 - 42
     8 - 21
     1 - 7
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Shreffler last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Shreffler last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Shreffler census records

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Shreffler Family Origin

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Shreffler Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Shreffler

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Shreffler Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Shreffler census records

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Shreffler Civil War Service Records

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