Schiffler Family History

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Schiffler Name Meaning

Dutch: occupational name for a piper, from an agent derivative of Middle Dutch schufelen ‘to whistle’, ‘to play the flute’. German: probably a variant of Low German Schüffler, an occupational name, a variant of Schaufler.

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


Similar surnames: Schiffer, Scheffler, Schindler, Schaffter, Schaffer, Schaeffler

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Schiffler Family Origin

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Schiffler Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    13%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Baker

    4%
  • Barber

    4%

In 1880, the most common Schiffler occupation in the USA was Tailor. 13% of Schiffler's were Tailors. A less common occupation for the Schiffler family was Barber. Tailor, Keeping House and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schiffler.

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Schiffler Historical Records

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Schiffler Life Expectancy

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