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Schoof Name Meaning

German and Dutch: from Middle Low German schof, Middle Dutch scoof ‘sheaf’, possibly a metonymic occupational name for a sheaf-binder. Variant of Schaaf.

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


Similar surnames: Schoor, Schoon, Schoop, Schopf, Scholl, Schoff, Shoop, Schott, Schorr

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Schoof Family Origin

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Schoof Family Occupations

What did your Schoof ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Cake Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schoof. The most common Schoof occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Schoof's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schoof family was Cooper.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Cake Baker

    5%
  • Cooper

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Schoof ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Schoof Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Schoof ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Schoof Life Expectancy

What is the average Schoof lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, Schoof life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Schoof in 1949 was 54, and 85 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Schoof ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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