Shimmin Family History

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Shimmin Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Símín, a patronymic from a Gaelic pet form of Simon.

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


Similar surnames: Philbin, Shevlin, Shimon, Simkin, Shimko, Shimkus, Shimek, Simmons

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Shimmin Family Origin

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Shimmin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    12%
  • Fisherman

    6%
  • Lead Miner

    4%
  • Charwoman

    3%

In 1881, Farmer, Fisherman and Lead Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shimmin. The most common Shimmin occupation in the UK was Farmer. 12% of Shimmin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shimmin family was Charwoman.

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Shimmin Historical Records

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Shimmin Life Expectancy

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