Ancestry.Com: ‘Schumer’ Name Means ‘Good-For-Nothing’

Chuck Schumer, Facebook
Chuck Schumer, Facebook

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer’s last name originates from humble origins. In German, his family name is known for “good-for-nothing” and “vagabond” behavior.

Ancestry.com reports on the meaning and history of the Schumer name:

 

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