Shackleton Family History

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Shackleton Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in the parish of Halifax, West Yorkshire, so named from an unattested Old English word, scacol ‘tongue of land’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Stapleton, Shackley, Hambleton, Freckleton, Hazleton, Stockton

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Shackleton Family Origin

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Shackleton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Store Keeper

    25%
  • Civil Engineer

    6%
  • Going To School

    6%

In 1881, Farmer, Store Keeper and Civil Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shackleton. A less common occupation for the Shackleton family was Going To School. The most common Shackleton occupation in Canada was Farmer. 44% of Shackleton's were Farmers.

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Shackleton Historical Records

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Shackleton Life Expectancy

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Famous Shackleton Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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