Schieve Family History

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Schieve Name Meaning

Possibly a variant or altered form of German Schiewe, a nickname from Middle Low German schef ‘crooked’, ‘slanting’, ‘twisted’ or from Middle Low German scheve denoting the waste from processing flax, i.e. a nickname for a worthless person.

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


Similar surnames: Schieck, Schiele, Schoewe, Schiefen, Schriever, Schiewe, Schiefer

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Schieve Family Origin

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Schieve Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    50%
  • Keeping House

    50%

In 1880, the most common Schieve occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 50% of Schieve's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schieve.

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Schieve Historical Records

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Schieve Life Expectancy

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