Schriefer Family History

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Schriefer Name Meaning

North German: variant of Schrieber. South German: topographic name for someone living near a crag, related to Middle High German schreffen ‘to split’.

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

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Schriefer Family Origin

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Schriefer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • At Home

    6%
  • Beer Saloon

    6%

In 1880, the most common Schriefer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Schriefer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schriefer family was Beer Saloon. Farmer, Keeping House and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schriefer.

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Schriefer Historical Records

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Schriefer Life Expectancy

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