Shirey Family History

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Shirey Name Meaning

variant of Shirra, a reduced Anglicized form of Mac Séartha ‘son of Geoffrey’ (see Sherry). in the midlands and north, possibly an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Siochfhradha (see Sugrue).

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


Similar surnames: Sliney, Shiley, Shirer, Shirley, Shigley, Sharry, Sherley, Swire

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Shirey Family Origin

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Shirey Family Occupations

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  • Bricklayers Lab

    50%
  • Pit Linker

    50%

In 1881, the most common Shirey occupation in the UK was Bricklayers Lab. 50% of Shirey's were Bricklayers Labs. Bricklayers Lab and Pit Linker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shirey.

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Shirey Historical Records

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Shirey Life Expectancy

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