Sheldrick Family History

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Sheldrick Name Meaning

English (chiefly East Anglia): nickname for a vain or showy person, from Middle English scheldrake, a type of brightly colored duck (from the East Anglian dialect term scheld ‘variegated’ + drake ‘male duck’).

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


Similar surnames: Shedlock, Shedrick, Kendrick, Philbrick, Herrick, Headrick, Shadrick

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Sheldrick Family Origin

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Sheldrick Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Ag Labr

    2%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sheldrick. A less common occupation for the Sheldrick family was Ag Labr. The most common Sheldrick occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 9% of Sheldrick's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Sheldrick Historical Records

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Sheldrick Life Expectancy

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