Early Origins of the Schoof family
The surname Schoof was first found in Bavaria
, where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.
Early History of the Schoof family
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Schoof Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Schuh, Schuck, Shuh, Schuch, Shook, Schug, Schewe, Schugh, Schuhman, Schumann, Schuckman, Schuckmann, Schumaker, Schoemaker, Shoemaker, Schumacher, Schuhmacher, Shoo, Schoo and many more.
Early Notables of the Schoof family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Schoof family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: David Shook, who arrived in Nova Scotia sometime between 1598 and 1867; Frances Shoomaker, who settled in Philadelphia in 1685; Gertrude Shoomaker, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1685.
Contemporary Notables of the name Schoof (post 1700)
- Brian Schoof, American Republican politician, Candidate for Montana State House of Representatives 40th District, 2010 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 22) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
- Sebastian Schoof (b. 1980), German former footballer
- Manfred Schoof (b. 1936), German jazz trumpet player