Shaker Family History

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Shaker Name Meaning

Muslim: variant of Shakir. English: unexplained.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Shakir, Sharer, Shuker, Halker, Saber, Sherer, Staker, Thaker, Hakey

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Shaker Family Origin

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Shaker Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    17%
  • Ag Implem Dealer (Mkr)

    8%
  • Coachman (Domestic Servant)

    8%
  • Coal Merchant

    8%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Ag Implem Dealer (Mkr) and Coachman (Domestic Servant) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shaker. A less common occupation for the Shaker family was Coal Merchant. The most common Shaker occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 17% of Shaker's were Coal Miners.

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Shaker Historical Records

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Shaker Life Expectancy

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