Shiers Family History

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Shiers Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Shears or possibly a variant of Shires.

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


Similar surnames: Siers, Shier, Sher, Miers, Spiers, Sherk, Shirer, Biers, Seier, Shirk

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Shiers Family Origin

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Shiers Family Occupations

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  • Porter

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Tailoress

    4%
  • Tobacconist

    4%

In 1881, Porter, Carpenter and Tailoress were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shiers. A less common occupation for the Shiers family was Tobacconist. The most common Shiers occupation in the UK was Porter. 7% of Shiers's were Porters.

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Shiers Historical Records

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Shiers Life Expectancy

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