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Shanes Name Meaning

English: unexplained; possibly a variant of Irish Shane.

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


Similar surnames: Shanks, Hanes, Shands, Shaker, Sands, Shan, Hands, Shales, Shane

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Shanes Family Origin

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Shanes Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Laborer

    25%
  • Carter

    25%
  • Horse Trainer

    25%
  • Mariner

    25%

In 1881, Agricultural Laborer, Carter and Horse Trainer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shanes. A less common occupation for the Shanes family was Mariner. The most common Shanes occupation in the UK was Agricultural Laborer. 25% of Shanes's were Agricultural Laborers.

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Shanes Historical Records

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Shanes Life Expectancy

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