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Sherrin Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Sheering in Essex, probably so called from an unattested Old English personal name, Scear(a), + the suffix -ingas, meaning ‘people, family, or followers of’.

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


Similar surnames: Herring, Herrin, Perrin, Serlin, Herran, Chernin, Sherron, Sherwin

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Sherrin Family Origin

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Sherrin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Butcher

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • (Dom) Coachman

    2%

In 1881, Farmer, Butcher and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sherrin. The most common Sherrin occupation in the UK was Farmer. 17% of Sherrin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sherrin family was (Dom) Coachman.

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Sherrin Historical Records

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Sherrin Life Expectancy

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Famous Sherrin Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)

Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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