Schilling Family History
Schilling Name Meaning
German Dutch and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from Middle High German schillinc Middle Low German schillink German Schilling ‘shilling’. The German surname may have referred originally to a rent or fee owed or have some other anecdotal origin now irrecoverable. The Jewish surname is mainly artificial. This surname is also found in France (Alsace and Lorraine). German: habitational name from Schilling in Bavaria or from any of the places called Schillingen in the Rhineland and former East Prussia. Compare Shilling .
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022