Schofer Family History

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Schofer Name Meaning

German: of uncertain origin; as a variant of Schoffer, see Schaffer; for Schöfer, a variant of Schäfer, see Schaefer.

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


Similar surnames: Schafer, Scheffer, Scholer, Schor, Schorer, Schorr, Schweer, Schoemer

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Schofer Family Origin

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Schofer Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Schofer ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Boarding House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Boarding House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schofer. The most common Schofer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Schofer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Schofer family was Carpenter.

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Schofer Historical Records

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Schofer Life Expectancy

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