Shawley Family History

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Shawley Name Meaning

Irish or English: probably a variant of Shealy.

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


Similar surnames: Thawley, Shatley, Harley, Halley, Shibley, Stailey, Crawley, Shiley

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Shawley Family Origin

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Shawley Family Occupations

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  • Brickmaker

    8%
  • Chapel Keeper

    8%
  • Charwoman

    8%
  • Chaser

    8%

In 1881, the most common Shawley occupation in the UK was Brickmaker. 8% of Shawley's were Brickmakers. A less common occupation for the Shawley family was Chaser. Brickmaker, Chapel Keeper and Charwoman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shawley.

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Shawley Historical Records

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Shawley Life Expectancy

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