Scheck Family History
Scheck Name Meaning
German: metonymic occupational name for a jacket maker and also for an armorer, from Middle High German schecke ‘quilted jacket’, ‘coat of mail’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Schecke ‘dappled horse’ or ‘spotted ox or bull’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press