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Shilling Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English coin name schilling, probably a nickname referring to a fee or rent owed. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Schilling. Americanized spelling of German Schilling.

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


Similar surnames: Schilling, Shillings, Schelling, Helling, Skilling, Hilling, Billing

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Shilling Family Origin

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Shilling Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Shilling ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    13%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Mariner

    3%
  • Oyster Dredger

    3%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Mariner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shilling. A less common occupation for the Shilling family was Oyster Dredger. The most common Shilling occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 13% of Shilling's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Shilling Historical Records

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Shilling Life Expectancy

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