Shed Name Meaning

English: variant of Shedd.

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


Similar surnames: Shead, Sher, Rhew, Sheu, Shew, Seed, Shedd, Shad, Shen, Shek

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Shed Family Origin

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Shed Family Occupations

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  • Waterman

    9%
  • Agl Labourer

    4%
  • Architect

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

In 1881, the most common Shed occupation in the UK was Waterman. 9% of Shed's were Watermans. A less common occupation for the Shed family was Blacksmith. Waterman, Agl Labourer and Architect were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shed.

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Shed Historical Records

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Shed Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Shed life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Shed in 1954 was 47, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shed

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