Shortt Family History

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Shortt Name Meaning

English and Scottish (now mainly found in Ireland): variant spelling of Short.

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


Similar surnames: Short, Shorts, Shorty, Shirts, Slott, Smartt, Shutt, Hort, Scott

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Shortt Family Origin

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Shortt Family Occupations

What did your Shortt ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Annuitant

    4%
  • Barrister In Practise

    4%
  • Brass Finisher

    4%
  • Brewer'S Agent

    4%

In 1881, the most common Shortt occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 4% of Shortt's were Annuitants. A less common occupation for the Shortt family was Brewer'S Agent. Annuitant, Barrister In Practise and Brass Finisher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shortt.

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Shortt Historical Records

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Shortt Life Expectancy

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