Shumway Family History

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Shumway Name Meaning

English and Scottish: unexplained; possibly of French origin.

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


Similar surnames: Sumey, Chumney, Shuda, Smay, Shumard, Summey, Holway, Solway, Salway

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Shumway Family Origin

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Shumway Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Shumway occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Shumway's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Shumway family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shumway.

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Shumway Historical Records

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Shumway Life Expectancy

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