Shearman Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Shearman Name Meaning

English: variant of Sherman 1. The surname is also well established in Ireland.

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


Similar surnames: Sharman, Shurman, Sherman, Spearman, Dearman, Sweatman, Stearman

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Shearman Family Origin

Where is the Shearman family from?

SHOW MORE

Shearman Family Occupations

What did your Shearman ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Shearman ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

SHOW MORE
  • Labourer

    50%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Engine Dirver

    13%
  • Servant

    13%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Shearman family was Servant. Labourer, Laborer and Engine Dirver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shearman. The most common Shearman occupation in Canada was Labourer. 50% of Shearman's were Labourers.

Source: Census data for Shearman | Data not to scale

Shearman Historical Records

What Shearman family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Shearman ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Shearman

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Shearman Life Expectancy

What is the average Shearman lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shearman ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Shearman Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)

John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Look up another name