Sharff Family History

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Sharff Name Meaning

Jewish: variant of Sharf.

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

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Sharff Family Origin

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Sharff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sharff. The most common Sharff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Sharff's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sharff family was Carpenter.

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Sharff Historical Records

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Sharff Life Expectancy

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