Schafer Name Origin, Meaning and Family History

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Surname Distribution

Census frequency by county

Name Concentrations Within England and Wales

Schafer Surname Statistics

Top Professions for the Schafer family

Profession Census Frequency
Ag Lab 1
Fs 1
General Dealer 1
Journeyman 1
Leather Case Maker 1
Mangler 1
Shoe Maker 1
Tailor 1

Schafer Surname Variants Ranking

Rank Surname Match Census Frequency
1 Schafer 100% 1,335
2 Schaffer 88% 793
3 Schaefer 88% 310
4 Shaffer 71% 211

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The surname Schafer is the most popular version of all its varients

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