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Schaeffer Surname History
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Schaeffer Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Schaeffer can be difficult to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Schaeffer may be in dispute based on whether the name originated naturally and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of names that come from a profession, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the family name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen).
Schaeffer Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Schaeffer come may come from a craft, such as the name "Archer" which was given to people who were bowmen. Some of these trade-based last names may be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is useful to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many names like Schaeffer originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
Schaeffer Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Schaeffer were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Schaeffer. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Schaeffer surname are important to understanding the history of the name. Family names like Schaeffer change in how they're spelled as they travel across tribes, family lines, and eras over generations.
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Schaeffer Family Tree
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- Louis Schaeffer
- Ralph Schaeffer
- Virgel Schaeffer
- Sarah Schaeffer
- Ester Schaeffer
- Magdalina (Schaeffer) Kiepke 1878 - ?
- Henry Schaeffer 1916 - ?
- Katherine Irene Schaeffer 1871 - ?
- Anna Elizabeth Schaeffer 1897 - 1991
- Sarah Jane Schaeffer (Shaver) Hoover 1794 - ?