Shelnutt Family History

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Shelnutt Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. This name appears to have originated in North America, probably in SC in the 18th century.

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


Similar surnames: Shellnut, Shelburne, Sherratt, Splitt, Sholty, Sheline, Allnutt

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Shelnutt Family Origin

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Shelnutt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farming

    22%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%

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In 1880, Farmer and Farming were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shelnutt. The most common Shelnutt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Shelnutt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shelnutt family was Farm Laborer.

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Shelnutt Historical Records

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Shelnutt Life Expectancy

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