Schuff Family History

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Schuff Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a maker or user of scoops and ladles, from Middle High German schuofe ‘ladle’.

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


Similar surnames: Schaff, Schiff, Stauff, Schule, Schaaf, Scheff, Schupp, Schoeff

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Schuff Family Origin

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Schuff Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker

    9%
  • At Home

    5%
  • Beer Saloon Keeper

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Schuff family was Blacksmith. The most common Schuff occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 9% of Schuff's were Cabinet Makers. Cabinet Maker, At Home and Beer Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Schuff.

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Schuff Historical Records

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Schuff Life Expectancy

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