Shiffman Family History

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Shiffman Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): Americanized spelling of Schiffman.

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


Similar surnames: Shifman, Schiffman, Sherman, Hoffman, Spielman, Kauffman, Hofman

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Shiffman Family Origin

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Shiffman Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Liquor Dealer

    25%
  • Manufacturer Of Bedding

    25%

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In 1880, Laborer and Liquor Dealer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shiffman. A less common occupation for the Shiffman family was Manufacturer Of Bedding. The most common Shiffman occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Shiffman's were Laborers.

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Shiffman Historical Records

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Shiffman Life Expectancy

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