Schott Family History
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Schott Name Meaning
German: occupational name for a peddler or a nickname for someone who always had something to sell, from Middle High German schotte ‘peddler’. German (Schött): metonymic occupational name for a tax collector, from Middle Low German schot ‘tax’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from either German Schotte ‘Scotsman’ or German Schote ‘pod’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Schlott, Schatz, Schorr, Schoen, Scholl, Schopf, Slott, Schopp