Schoffstall Family History

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Schoffstall Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Schafstall, probably a metonymic occupational name for a shepherd or a maker of hurdles, from Middle High German schaf ‘sheep’ + stall ‘stall’, ‘pen’.

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


Similar surnames: Shoffstall, Schnall, Schappell, Scholl, Schaffter, Schmalz

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Schoffstall Family Origin

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Schoffstall Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    40%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Shoe Maker

    13%
  • Carpenter

    7%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Shoe Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schoffstall. A less common occupation for the Schoffstall family was Carpenter. The most common Schoffstall occupation in the USA was Laborer. 40% of Schoffstall's were Laborers.

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Schoffstall Historical Records

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Schoffstall Life Expectancy

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