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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

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Schoof Family Origin

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Schoof Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Cake Baker

    5%
  • Cooper

    5%

In 1880, 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. Farmer, Laborer and Cake Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schoof.

Source: Census data for Schoof | Data not to scale

Schoof Historical Records

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Schoof Life Expectancy

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