Scheffler Family History
Scheffler Name Meaning
South German: occupational name for a cooper from an agent derivative of Middle High German scheffel ‘bushel’. Compare Schaeffler . South German: status name from Early New High German scheffeler status name for a bailiff see Schaffner . Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Schaeffler a cognate of 1 above.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press