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Scheller Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a noisy person or one with a loud voice, from an inflected form of Middle High German schel ‘noisy’, ‘loud’.

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


Similar surnames: Schoeller, Schneller, Schaller, Schiller, Schell, Heller, Scheler

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Scheller Family Origin

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Scheller Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Shoemaker

    4%

In 1880, the most common Scheller occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Scheller's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scheller. A less common occupation for the Scheller family was Shoemaker.

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Scheller Historical Records

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Scheller Life Expectancy

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