Sherrard Family History

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Sherrard Name Meaning

English and Irish: of uncertain origin; probably a derivative of Middle English shere ‘bright’, ‘fair’, with the addition of the Anglo-Norman French pejorative suffix -ard. It has been established in County Derry, Ireland, since the 17th century.

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


Similar surnames: Sheard, Sherratt, Seward, Sharrar, Shearer, Sherrin, Sheward

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Sherrard Family Origin

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Sherrard Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Fisherman

    5%
  • General Lab

    5%

In 1881, the most common Sherrard occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 5% of Sherrard's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Coal Miner and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sherrard. A less common occupation for the Sherrard family was General Lab.

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Sherrard Historical Records

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Sherrard Life Expectancy

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