Schindel Family History
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Schindel Name Meaning
German (southern and eastern) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for someone who made or laid roof tiles, from Middle High German schindel, German Schindel ‘shingle’, ‘wooden tile’. South German: habitational name from places named Schindel or Schindeln in Baden.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Schindler, Sindel, Schiedel, Schissel, Spindel, Schimmel, Schiefer