Origin of the name
The name Schober is coming from the German word “Schober / Haufen / Heu-, Stroh-, Getreidehaufen”. The meaning of the name is farmer.
Source: ancestry.de – © 2006 Brockhaus Duden Neue Medien GmbH, Mannheim.
Geographical distribution in Germany
In GeoGen there are 4554 entries for this names in 413 different counties. Calculated to the entire population there are around 12144 people with this name in Germany. The name is more often than the average. Schober is on place 598 of the most frequent names.
Most Schobers are in the county of Deggendorf in Bavaria / Germany: 743 phone lines per one million population. Least Schobers are found in Heinsberg county.
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