Sheffey Family History

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Sheffey Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Probably an Americanized spelling of Scheff.

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


Similar surnames: Sherfey, Steffey, Hefley, Sheffer, Sheff, Shewey, Sheffler, Sherley

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Sheffey Family Origin

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Sheffey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Shingle Maker

    50%

In 1881, Farmer and Shingle Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sheffey. The most common Sheffey occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Sheffey's were Farmers.

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Sheffey Historical Records

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Sheffey Life Expectancy

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