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Sheward Name Meaning

English (West Midlands): probably a variant of Seward.

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


Similar surnames: Heward, Seward, Steward, Sheard, Sherard, Shepard, Seaward, Sayward

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Sheward Family Origin

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Sheward Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Butcher

    3%
  • Worsted Carpet Weaver

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Sheward family was Worsted Carpet Weaver. The most common Sheward occupation in the UK was Labourer. 6% of Sheward's were Labourers. Labourer, Blacksmith and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sheward.

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Sheward Historical Records

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Sheward Life Expectancy

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