Shawl Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Shaul or Schaul.

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


Similar surnames: Shaull, Thall, Haws, Shall, Sham, Shay, Shack, Spawn, Shain, Shad

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Shawl Family Origin

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Shawl Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Carpenter

    33%

In 1881, the most common Shawl occupation in Canada was Farmer. 67% of Shawl's were Farmers. Farmer and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shawl.

Source: Census data for Shawl | Data not to scale

Shawl Historical Records

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Shawl Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Shawl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Shawl in 1941 was 28, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shawl

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