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Schopf Name Meaning

South German: nickname for someone with a wild shock of hair, from Middle High German schopf ‘tuft (of hair)’. German (Schöpf; Bavarian): status name from Middle High German schepfe ‘juryman’.

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


Similar surnames: Schopp, Schoof, Scholl, Schorr, Schott, Schopfer, Schaff, Schoch

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Schopf Family Origin

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Schopf Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Bird Dealer

    11%
  • Butcher

    11%
  • Cabinet Maker

    11%

In 1880, Farmer, Bird Dealer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schopf. The most common Schopf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Schopf's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schopf family was Cabinet Maker.

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Schopf Historical Records

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Schopf Life Expectancy

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