Scheve Family History

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Scheve Name Meaning

German: variant of Scheff.

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

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Scheve Family Origin

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Scheve Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Chairmaker

    8%
  • Dairy Man

    8%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Scheve family was Dry Goods Merchant. Farmer, Chairmaker and Dairy Man were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scheve. The most common Scheve occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Scheve's were Farmers.

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Scheve Historical Records

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Scheve Life Expectancy

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