Schaufler Family History

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Schaufler Name Meaning

German: occupational name for someone who made shovels or used one in his work, from an agent derivative of Middle High German schufel ‘shovel’.

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


Similar surnames: Schaufele, Schaeffler, Schaefer, Schauer, Schaller, Schaffter

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Schaufler Family Origin

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Schaufler Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

In 1880, the most common Schaufler occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 11% of Schaufler's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schaufler. A less common occupation for the Schaufler family was Laborer.

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Schaufler Historical Records

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Schaufler Life Expectancy

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