Schleis Family History
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Schleis Name Meaning
German: metonymic occupational name for a carpenter or woodcutter, in particular one whose job was to split wood, from Middle High German sleiss ‘wood shaving’ or sleissen ‘to split’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Schlein, Schlais, Schleif, Schlei, Scheid, Schneid, Schloss, Schlee