Shemwell Family History

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Shemwell Name Meaning

English (Derbyshire): unexplained; possibly a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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


Similar surnames: Shotwell, Sockwell, Sartwell, Bramwell, Sewell, Shadwell, Creswell

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Shemwell Family Origin

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Shemwell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Miller

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Shemwell. A less common occupation for the Shemwell family was Miller. The most common Shemwell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Shemwell's were Farmers.

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Shemwell Historical Records

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Shemwell Life Expectancy

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