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Schlaff Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German slaf ‘limp’, ‘listless’ (a cognate of English sleep), a nickname for a lazy or indolent person (see Schlafer).

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


Similar surnames: Schaff, Schlafer, Scharf, Schlack, Schaaf, Schlamp, Schlarb, Schlau

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Schlaff Family Origin

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Schlaff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Schlaff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Schlaff's were Farmers.

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Schlaff Historical Records

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Schlaff Life Expectancy

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Famous Schlaff Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)

Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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