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Schabel Name Meaning

South German: nickname from Middle High German schaben ‘to scratch’, ‘shave’, ‘strain’, for someone who worked hard, or an occupational nickname for a barber or carpenter (see Schaber).

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

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Schabel Family Origin

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Schabel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeps House

    10%
  • Cigar Manu.

    5%
  • Clerk In Store

    5%

In 1880, the most common Schabel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Schabel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schabel family was Clerk In Store. Farmer, Keeps House and Cigar Manu. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schabel.

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Schabel Historical Records

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Schabel Life Expectancy

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