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Blackshaw Name Meaning

English and Scottish: habitational name from any of various minor places in northwest England and Scotland, named with Old English blæc ‘black’ + sceaga ‘thicket’.

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


Similar surnames: Blackham, Bradshaw, Blacknall, Blackmore, Bagshaw, Blackford

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Blackshaw Family Origin

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Blackshaw Family Occupations

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  • Going To School

    60%
  • Farmer

    40%

In 1881, the most common Blackshaw occupation in Canada was Going To School. 60% of Blackshaw's were Going To Schools. Going To School and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Blackshaw.

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Blackshaw Historical Records

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Blackshaw Life Expectancy

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