Schaffer Family History
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Schaffer Name Meaning
German: occupational name for a steward or bailiff, from an agent derivative of Middle High German schaffen ‘to manage’. South German (Schäffer) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Schaefer.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Schiffer, Schaefer, Schaffter, Schaffert, Scheffer, Schaffner