Shelly Family History

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Shelly Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Shelley.

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


Similar surnames: Shelby, Shell, Sheley, Sheely, Helle, Sherley, Sell, Sealy, Seley

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Shelly Family Origin

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Shelly Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Farmer

    21%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Clerk

    4%

In 1881, Laborer, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shelly. A less common occupation for the Shelly family was Clerk. The most common Shelly occupation in Canada was Laborer. 33% of Shelly's were Laborers.

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Shelly Historical Records

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Shelly Life Expectancy

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