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Shappell Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Schappell.

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


Similar surnames: Chappell, Schappell, Capwell, Shell, Shankel, Hartell, Swatzell

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Shappell Family Origin

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Shappell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Shappell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Shappell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shappell family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shappell.

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Shappell Historical Records

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Shappell Life Expectancy

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