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Schamel Name Meaning

South German: nickname for a shy person, from Middle High German schamel ‘modest’, ‘bashful’.

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


Similar surnames: Schadel, Schabel, Schaul, Schomer, Schimmel, Schnabel, Schmal

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Schamel Family Origin

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Schamel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Boatman

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Cook

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schamel family was Cook. Farmer, Boatman and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schamel. The most common Schamel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Schamel's were Farmers.

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Schamel Historical Records

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Schamel Life Expectancy

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