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Shillinglaw Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Shillinglaw in Peeblesshire. The first element is unexplained; the second element is presumably Northern Middle English law ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Shillington, Stillings, Billington, Hollinger, Shilling, Willingham

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Shillinglaw Family Origin

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Shillinglaw Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    40%
  • Farmer

    40%
  • Gentleman

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Shillinglaw family was Gentleman. The most common Shillinglaw occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 40% of Shillinglaw's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Shillinglaw.

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Shillinglaw Life Expectancy

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