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Origin and popularity of the name SCHAFER

Origin

Schafer : German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) (Schäfer): see Schaefer.

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Source : DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press

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Geographic distribution of the 119,878 individuals with the name SCHAFER on Geneanet.

 

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    (1,538 individuals)

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