Schaack Family History
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Schaack Name Meaning
reduced form of the medieval personal name Godschack (see Gottschalk). from schaak ‘checkerboard’; either a nickname for a good chess player, or (in the form Van Schaack) a habitational name for someone living at a house distinguished by the sign of a checkerboard.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Schaap, Schaaf, Schack, Schrick, Schaar, Schrock, Schick, Schalk