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Scheidt Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived near a boundary or crossroads, Middle High German scheit, or a habitational name from any of the numerous places named with this word.

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


Similar surnames: Scheid, Schneid, Schmidt, Schlitt, Schei, Scheibe, Schardt, Schlick

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Scheidt Family Origin

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Scheidt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Barber

    3%
  • Cabinet Maker

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Scheidt family was Cabinet Maker. Farmer, Keeping House and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scheidt. The most common Scheidt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Scheidt's were Farmers.

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Scheidt Historical Records

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Scheidt Life Expectancy

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