Shevlin Family History

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Shevlin Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Seibhleáin ‘descendant of Seibhleán’, a personal name possibly derived from a diminutive of siabhal ‘moving’.

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


Similar surnames: Tevlin, Devlin, Heslin, Havlin, Savin, Breslin, Sherlin, Serlin

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Shevlin Family Origin

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Shevlin Family Occupations

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  • Housekeeper

    12%
  • Billposter

    6%
  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Dock Lab

    6%

In 1881, the most common Shevlin occupation in the UK was Housekeeper. 12% of Shevlin's were Housekeepers. Housekeeper, Billposter and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shevlin. A less common occupation for the Shevlin family was Dock Lab.

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Shevlin Historical Records

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Shevlin Life Expectancy

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