Shemwell Family History

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Shemwell Name Meaning

English (Derbyshire): unexplained; possibly a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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


Similar surnames: Shotwell, Sockwell, Sartwell, Bramwell, Sewell, Shadwell, Creswell

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Shemwell Family Origin

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Shemwell Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    42%
  • Agent For Malt Liquor

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Cloth Finisher (C)

    8%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Shemwell family was Cloth Finisher (C). The most common Shemwell occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 42% of Shemwell's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Agent For Malt Liquor and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shemwell.

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Shemwell Historical Records

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Shemwell Life Expectancy

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