Shankland Family History

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Shankland Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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


Similar surnames: Shapland, Sandland, Markland, Harland, Hartland, Ackland, Langland

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Shankland Family Origin

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Shankland Family Occupations

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  • Servant

    33%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Railway Employer

    17%
  • Reporter

    17%

In 1881, the most common Shankland occupation in Canada was Servant. 33% of Shankland's were Servants. A less common occupation for the Shankland family was Reporter. Servant, Farmer and Railway Employer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shankland.

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Shankland Historical Records

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Shankland Life Expectancy

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