Stauffer Family History
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Stauffer Name Meaning
occupational name for a maker or seller of beakers or mugs, from an agent derivative of Middle High German stouf ‘beaker’, ‘stoup’. habitational name for someone from any of the various minor places named with this word, for example Stauf, Staufen; the reference is to hills thought to resemble a beaker in shape.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Stauff, Stanger, Stuhler, Stadler, Stahler, Stucker, Stamper, Sauser